Taiwan has a sizeable cigarette market because of its wealthy population and economic growth, which have boosted cigarette consumption in recent decades. However, as the cigarette market is closely linked to the wider economy, it has periodically suffered from recessions, which had a negative effect. However, since 2014 the market has been relatively stable with more sustainable tobacco consumption due to measures limiting contraband and solid economic growth.
Per capita consumption stood at 1,535 pieces per year in 2015, a 0.9% decline on 2014.
Non-duty paid cigarettes only accounted for 5% of the market in 2014 after strong government action.
Cigarette imports have tripled since 1990 from five billion piecies to 14.9 billion pieces in 2014.
As of 2015, 16.8% of the Taiwanese population are smokers.
Cigarettes in Taiwan is an analytical report provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Taiwanese market. It covers market size and structure, along with per capita and overall consumption. Additionally, it focuses on brand data, retail pricing, and prospects and forecasts for sales and consumption until 2025.
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Taiwan Tobacco and Liquor Corporation (TTLC)
Taiwan Tobacco and Wine Monopoly Bureau (TTWMB)