"Tobacco Insights 2018: January", is a monthly report by GlobalData which provides extensive and highly detailed information on the changing production and consumption patterns affected by the recent developments related to new laws and regulations globally.

What does this report offer?

  • Consumption data based upon a unique combination of industry research, fieldwork, market sizing work and our in-house expertise in the industry in order to offer data about the trends and dynamics affecting the Tobacco industry.
  • Recent activities of the manufacturers operating in the industry.
  • Detailed company profiles, highlighting key focus product sectors with the key features & developments, segmentation, per capita trends and the brands.


  • A new report from the Department of Health in Australia, the first country in the world to introduce plain packaging, claims that the measure is beginning to succeed in its’ public health objectives
  • In India, the Karnataka High Court rejected the Cigarette and other Tobacco Products (Packaging and Labelling) Amendment Rules, 2014, that would require tobacco companies to cover 85% of their packaging with graphic health warnings, with legal requirements returning to regulation from 2008, which only requires 40% of the pack to be covered by warnings.
  • Japan’s government plans to increase tobacco tax by JPY? 3 per cigarette. Currently, the tax per cigarette stands at about JPY? 12.2. The tobacco tax was last raised in October 2010, by JPY? 3.5 per cigarette.
  • According to the UK Vaping Industry Association (UKVIA), the UK vaping sector is forecast to become more than a GBP?4 billion industry by 2021.

Reasons To Buy

  • Evaluate important changes in consumer behavior to identify profitable markets and areas for product innovation.
  • Analyse the current and forecast market position of the brands to identify the best opportunities to exploit.
  • A summary of the latest news in the Tobacco industry, providing a single-source solution to understand how the industry is changing, and what this means for brands and companies.