NEW YORK, March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Cigarettes both by volume (in Billion Sticks) and by value (US$ Billion). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.
The report profiles 78 companies including many key and niche players such as British American Tobacco, China National Tobacco Corporation, Imperial Tobacco Group PLC, Japan Tobacco Group, and Philip Morris International.Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain. I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONSStudy Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1Disclaimers I-2Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 1. OUTLOOK II-1A Snapshot of the Global Cigarette Market II-1Sizing the Market II-1Asia-Pacific Rules the Global Cigarette Demand II-1A Note on Smoking Prevalence Rates II-2Table 1: Smoking Prevalence Worldwide by Region: 2012(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-2Global Cigarette Volumes Come under Pressure II-3Growing Markets Aren't Necessarily Profitable II-3Table 2: Global Comparison of Volume and Profit Distributionof Cigarettes by Region: 2011 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-4 2. TRENDS & ISSUES II-5Developed Countries on the Trail of "Kicking the Butt" II-5The Cost of Tobacco Dependence II-5Cigarette Price Plays a Key Role in Curtailing Smoking II-5Why is Price a Major Option for Governments to CurtailSmoking? II-5Consumer Shift between Price Bands - An Obvious Outcome ofPrice Rises II-6Illicit Trade of Cigarettes - A Global Problem II-6Economies of Cigarette Smuggling and Actions to Curb II-6Do Taxes Foster Cigarette Smuggling? II-7What Entices Manufacturers to Resort to Cigarette Smuggling? II-7Deceptive Marketing Tactics Now Shift to Developing Countries II-7Tobacco Regulations - Package Warnings II-8Table 3: Leading Countries Worldwide for Mandatory AverageArea of Warnings on Cigarette Packs (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-9