Tobacco Market Report and Forecast 2017-2022


Tobacco is a plant within the genus Nicotine of the Solanaceae family. The dried leaves of tobacco are primarily smoked in cigars, cigarettes, flavoured shisha tobacco and pipe tobacco by the population across the world. During 2009-2016, the global tobacco production grew at a CAGR of around 2%and is expected to exhibit a steady growth during 2017-2022. The market is currently being driven by increasing number of tobacco consumers in emerging countries. This report by Expert Market Research entitled “Tobacco Market Report and Forecast 2017-2022” provides a comprehensive analysis for anyone who plans to foray into the tobacco market.

Historical market trends for the global tobacco industry have been provided from 2009-2016 and forecasts have been presented till 2022. On a regional level, the report has segmented the global tobacco market into the following major countries – China, Brazil, the Unites States and India. China currently represents the largest producer. On the basis of the product type, the global tobacco market has been segmented as cigarettes, roll your own, cigars, cigarillos and others.

The value chain analysis of the tobacco industry has also been covered in this report encompassing all the activities in the value chain such as procurement, manufacturing, sales and distribution. Furthermore, the study assesses the market based on Porter’s five forces model, which evaluates the level of competition in the market by analysing factors such as bargaining power of buyers and suppliers, threat from substitutes and new entrants. A thorough evaluation of the competitive landscape of the tobacco industry has also been provided. Some of the key players in this market include China National Tobacco Corporation, Phillip Morris International, British America Tobacco, Japan Tobacco International and Imperial Tobacco Group.

This report provides an exhaustive insight for setting-up and running a tobacco processing plant. Factors such as land requirement, construction requirement, raw material requirement, labour requirement, machinery requirement, manufacturing process, utility requirement, total capital investment, total operating costs, prices, income projections, expenditure projections, profit margins, net present value, return on investment, payback period, etc. have been  comprehensively covered in this report.

The following are the key questions answered by this report:

  • What are the market trends for the global tobacco market?
  • Which are the biggest markets (regions) for tobacco?
  • What are the major types of tobacco? Which are the most popular?
  • Who are the key players in the tobacco market?
  • What are the land and construction requirements to start a tobacco processing plant?
  • What are the machinery requirements to start a tobacco processing plant?
  • How is tobacco priced? What are the profit margins at various stages of the supply chain?
  • What is the total capital investment required to start a tobacco processing plant?
  • What are the running costs of a tobacco processing plant?
  • How much revenue can a tobacco processing plant generate?

In order to prepare this research report, Expert Market Research conducted face to face and telephonic interviews with numerous industry participants in the tobacco industry. They included manufacturers, distributors, end users, consultants, marketing professionals, researchers, etc. Primary research accounted for the bulk of the research efforts, complemented by an extensive secondary research. Secondary sources included annual reports, press releases, books, journals, white papers, newspapers, magazines, government sources and various proprietary databases.

Expert Market Research uses its comprehensive database of macroeconomic and industry specific data to produce its market forecasts. The initial baseline forecast is produced with the most recent market data. After an initial baseline forecast, all future macroeconomic and sector-specific events and assumptions are taken into account to generate the final forecast.

Chapter 1 Preface
    1.1 Research Methodology and Market Definitions
    1.2 Introduction
    1.3 Executive Summary
Chapter 2 Global Tobacco Market: Industry Overview
    2.1 Key Factors Driving the Tobacco Industry
    2.2 Market Trends
    2.3 Breakup by Region
        2.3.1 China
        2.3.2 Brazil
        2.3.3 USA
        2.3.4 India
        2.3.5 Others
    2.4 BreakUp by Product Type
        2.4.1 Cigarettes
        2.4.2 Roll Your Own
        2.4.3 Cigars
        2.4.4 Cigarillos
        2.4.5 Others
   2.5 SWOT Analysis
        2.5.1 Strengths
        2.5.2 Weaknesses
        2.5.3 Opportunities
        2.5.4 Threats
    2.6 Value Chain Analysis
    2.7 Imports and Exports
    2.8 Market Outlook
Chapter 3 Global Cigarette Market: Industry Overview
    3.1 Market Trends
    3.2 Breakup by Region
    3.3 Market Outlook
Chapter 4 Porters Five Forces Analysis
    4.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
    4.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
    4.3 Threat of New Entrants
    4.4 Threat of Substitutes
    4.5 Degree of Competition
Chapter 5 Competitive Landscape
    5.1 Competitive Structure
    5.2 Breakup by Key Players
    5.3 Key Player Profiles
        5.3.1 China National Tobacco Corporation
        5.3.2 Phillip Morris International
        5.3.3 British America Tobacco
        5.3.4 Japan Tobacco International
        5.3.5 Imperial Tobacco Group
        5.3.6 India Tobacco Company Limited
        5.3.7 Gudang Garam
        5.3.8 Lorilard
        5.3.9 Reynolds American
        5.3.10 KT&G
Chapter 6 Setting Up a Tobacco Processing Plant
    6.1 Key Success and Risk Factors for Processing Tobacco
    6.2 Products Manufactured
    6.3 Manufacturing Process Involved
    6.4 Process Flow
    6.5 Raw Material Requirements and Mass Balance
Chapter 7 Capital Investment
    7.1 Land Requirements and Investment
    7.2 Construction Requirements and Investment
    7.3 Plant Layout
    7.4 Machinery Requirements and Investment
    7.5 Other Capital Requirements and Investment
Chapter 8 Operating Expenditures
    8.1 Raw Material Requirements and Expenditures
    8.2 Packaging Requirements and Costs
    8.3 Labour Requirements and Costs
    8.4 Utility Requirements and Costs
    8.5 Financial Support
    8.6 Other Operating Expenditure
Chapter 9 Project Economics
    9.1 Techno-Economic Parameters
    9.2 Product Pricing and Margins
    9.3 Income Projections
    9.4 Expenditure Projections
    9.5 Taxation
    9.6 Depreciation
    9.7 Financial Analysis

List of Figures

Figure 2 1: Global Tobacco Market: Production Volume Trend (in 000’ Tons), 2009-2016
Figure 2 2: Global Tobacco Market: Breakup by Region (in %), 2016
Figure 2 3: Global Tobacco Market: Breakup by Product Type (in %), 2016
Figure 2 4: Global Tobacco Market: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 2 5: Global Tobacco Market: Import Volume Breakup by Country (in %), 2016
Figure 2 6: Global Tobacco Market: Export Volume Breakup by Country (in %), 2016
Figure 2 7: Global Tobacco Market Forecast: Production Volume Trend (in 000’s Tons), 2017-2022
Figure 3 1: Global Cigarette Market: Sales Volume Trend (in Million Sticks), 2009-2016
Figure 3 2 : Global Cigarette Market: Sales Value Trend (in USD Billion), 2009-2016
Figure 3 3: Global Cigarette Market: Breakup by Region (in %), 2016
Figure 3 4: Global Cigarette Market Forecast: Sales Volume Trend (in Million Sticks), 2017-2022
Figure 3 5 Global Cigarette Market Forecast: Sales Value Trend (in USD Billion), 2017-2022
Figure 5 1: Global Tobacco Market: Breakup of Key Players (in %), 2016
Figure 5 2: Global Cigarette Market: Breakup of Key Players (in %), 2016
Figure 6 1: Tobacco Processing Plant: Detailed Process Flow
Figure 6 2: Tobacco Processing: Conversion Rate of Feedstock
Figure 7 1: Tobacco Processing Plant: Breakup of Capital Costs (In %)
Figure 7 2: Tobacco Processing Plant: Proposed Plant Layout
Figure 9 1: Tobacco Processing Plant: Breakup of Operating Cost (in %)

List of Tables

Table 2 1: Global Tobacco Market: Import Volumes and Values of Major Countries, 2016
Table 2 2: Global Tobacco Market: Export Volumes and Values of Major Countries, 2016
Table 7 1: Tobacco Processing Plant: Capital Costs (in USD)
Table 7 2: Tobacco Processing Plant: Land Requirements and Costs (in USD)
Table 7 3: Tobacco Processing Plant: Construction Requirements and Costs (in USD)
Table 7 4: Tobacco Processing Plant: Machinery Requirements and Costs (in USD)
Table 7 5: Tobacco Processing Plant: Other Capital Costs (in USD)
Table 8 1: Tobacco Processing Plant: Raw Material Requirements and Costs (in Tons/Day)
Table 8 2: Tobacco Processing Plant: Labour Requirements and Costs (in USD)
Table 8 3: Overview of Financial Support
Table 9 1: Tobacco Processing Plant: Various Techno-Economic Parameters
Table 9 2: Tobacco Processing Plant: Income Projections (in USD)
Table 9 3: Tobacco Processing Plant: Expenditure Projections (in USD)
Table 9 4: Tobacco Processing Plant: Cash Flow Analysis (Without Considering Taxes)
Table 9 5: Tobacco Processing Plant: Cash Flow Analysis (On Considering Taxes)

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