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The first heated tobacco products were introduced to Latvia in 2018 when Philip Morris Latvia SIA launched the ISOQ and HEETS on the landscape. Heated tobacco products are subject to VAT and specific excise, just like traditional tobacco, and further tax increases are planned for 2020. However, in 2019, heated tobacco remained at the same...

  • Tobacco
  • Latvia
  • Demand

E-Vapour products continued to see significant diversification as more new brands and product types became available during the review period. E-Commerce platforms boosted the process, continuing to attract consumers through the rapid delivery of purchases. The products are also readily available through kiosks and franchise stores. By 2019,...

  • Tobacco
  • Macedonia
  • Demand

Measures to limit the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in North Macedonia are having little significant short-term impact on the performance of tobacco in 2020. Though non-essential retail outlets were forced to close during the initial period of lockdown, sales remain unaffected by the move in terms of volume, with tobacco products available...

  • Cigar
  • Cigarette
  • Tobacco
  • Macedonia
  • Demand

Once highly popular, demand for smoking tobacco steadily declined in the 1950s and 1960s as industrially manufactured cigarettes took over tobacco sales in former Yugoslavia. Currently, there are no domestic smoking tobacco brands available in the country. However, in the early 2000s and most notably during the review period, smoking tobacco...

  • Cigar
  • Tobacco
  • Macedonia
  • Demand
  • Habanos SA

Excise Tax Law changes in 2013 mean a steady rise in unit prices for cigarettes until at least 2023, and this continued to impact cigarettes in 2019. Price increases had a further negative effect on legal cigarette sales. At the same time, illicit trade volume continued to rise, with some estimates putting attempts to stop smuggling at only...

  • Cigarette
  • Tobacco
  • Macedonia
  • Demand

Sales of sunglasses in Japan have been decimated by the impact from COVID-19. The problems started in February 2020 as fewer visitors from China arrived to celebrate Chinese New Year. Luxury sunglasses suffered a blow from this with Chinese tourists representing a significant consumer base for these products. Sunglasses in Japan report...

  • Clothing Accessories
  • Japan
  • Demand
  • Mirari Japan Co., Ltd.

Cigars and cigarillos continued to record a decline in both volume and value sales in 2019, with the high excise tax applied to the products negatively impacting sales. Although disposable incomes are rising in the country, many consumers remain price-sensitive, while greater health-consciousness continued to encourage smokers to switch to...

  • Cigar
  • Tobacco
  • Latvia
  • Demand

The consumer base for contact lenses and solutions continues to grow in Japan with eye health conditions impacting a growing number of consumers both young and old. Among younger consumers the growing usage of devices such as smartphones and tablets is leading to a higher rate of myopia which is supporting demand for frequent replacement and...

  • Medical Device
  • Japan
  • Demand

Eyewear in Japan

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For consumers with eyesight problems the wearing of some form of eyewear is a daily necessity; however, despite this, sales are still expected to struggle in 2020. With consumers forced to spend more time at home due to the measures being taken to control COVID-19, appearance has become less of a concern, with functionality being key. As a...

  • Eyewear
  • Japan
  • Demand
  • Mirari Japan Co., Ltd.

Cigarettes, like other tobacco products, is suffering from the global health and wellness trend, which has gained ground in Latvia and contributed to declining volume sales of conventional cigarettes worldwide. In line with the EU-wide policy to curb smoking, the cigarette consumption and gradually reduce the number of smokers, the Latvian...

  • Cigarette
  • Tobacco
  • Latvia
  • Demand

Tobacco in Latvia

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The outbreak of COVID-19 in Latvia increased financial concerns in the country during Q1 of 2020. This was intensified as concerts and events were cancelled, while shopping centres closed, resulting in many of the population being out of work. With price-conscious behaviour rising, value growth in cigarettes is predicted to be stifled in 2020,...

  • Tobacco
  • Latvia
  • Demand

The volume of illicitly traded cigarettes hit a record low in Bulgaria in 2019. This followed a strong and continuous decline in illicit trade in Bulgaria over much of the past decade, due to a combination of political stability and success in combating the sale of illicit cigarettes based on a partnership between the state authorities and...

  • Cigarette
  • Tobacco
  • Bulgaria
  • Demand

Sales of smokeless tobacco, e-vapour products and heated tobacco continued to be negligible in Kenya in 2019, which is largely due to the high unit price of these products. This is especially true of e-vapour products, but the category also suffers from a lack of knowledge and awareness around these products as they remain unavailable in regular...

  • Tobacco
  • Kenya
  • Demand

This report analyses the market for beauty and personal care in Cambodia. For the purposes of the study, the market has been defined as follows: Beauty and Personal Care in Cambodia report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data 2015-2019, allowing...

  • Personal Hygiene
  • Skin Care
  • Cambodia
  • Demand
  • Unilever PLC

This report analyses the market for beauty and personal care in Laos. For the purposes of the study, the market has been defined as follows: Beauty and Personal Care in Laos report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data 2015-2019, allowing you to...

  • Personal Hygiene
  • Skin Care
  • Laos
  • Demand
  • Unilever PLC

Digital disruption in beauty and personal care will continue to accelerate globally due to the Coronavirus impact, which sets the tone for “digital” to become a dominant means of beauty industry participation over the forecast period. The core values of the Digital Beauty Consumer, a consumer type segmentation in Beauty Survey, will be redefined...

  • Cosmetics
  • E-Commerce
  • Personal Care
  • World
  • Demand

Smokeless tobacco is traditionally popular in Algeria. Loose US-style moist snuff, known locally as chemma, is the only smokeless tobacco product type in the country. This product is very popular among older people, although some young people also fall back on this type of tobacco as an alternative to smoking. Many smokers thus continue to...

  • Smokeless Tobacco
  • Tobacco
  • Algeria
  • Demand

The health and wellness trend and gradual ageing of the population in Kazakhstan encouraged consumers to look for less harmful alternatives to smoking cigarettes as the review period progressed. This gave heated tobacco products a competitive advantage. Philip Morris’s Iqos brand, launched in 2016, enjoyed continued strong growth in 2019,...

  • Tobacco
  • Kazakhstan
  • Demand

This report analyses the market for beauty and personal care in Jordan. For the purposes of the study, the market has been defined as follows: Beauty and Personal Care in Jordan report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data 2015-2019, allowing you...

  • Personal Hygiene
  • Skin Care
  • Jordan
  • Demand
  • Procter & Gamble Company

Heated tobacco products arrived in Bosnia-Herzegovina in 2019, thanks to global giant Philip Morris doo which holds full dominance over the sub-category. Previously to this, it was possible for consumers to purchase heated tobacco devices on websites, although sales were very limited and the format was only just beginning to develop in neighbouring...

  • Tobacco
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Philip Morris USA Inc.

Health and Nutrition Survey provides insight on consumers’ health behaviour and perceptions in a variety of industries, including consumer health, health and wellness, packaged food, and nutrition. Health by Generation: Understanding Healthy Lifestyles and Behaviours global briefing examines the size, growth trends and potential opportunities...

  • Nutrition
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Weight Loss
  • World
  • Demand

Mobile gaming continued to gain popularity in Australia in 2019, having attracted a larger and newer audience than other platforms over the review period and in 2019. New forms of interactive and social gaming including chat fiction (digital book alternatives presented as text messages, which are widely attractive to teenagers) have been enabled...

  • Video Game
  • Video Game Software
  • Australia

In 2019, for the second consecutive year, the industry brought new creative products to the Australian market while simultaneously adding innovative twists to old classics. As parents make the purchasing decisions when it comes to toys and games for their younger children, they look for products that are not just fun but also enrich the value...

  • Toy
  • Toy And Game
  • Australia

The tax on cigarettes increased further in 2019 with the average unit price of cigarettes seeing double-digit growth for the sixth consecutive year in Kenya. With the average unit price per stick continuing to rise, cigarettes are becoming less affordable, especially among lower-income consumers. Cigarettes in Kenya report offers a...

  • Cigarette
  • Tobacco
  • Kenya
  • Demand
  • Trade

Cigarettes sales are expected to continue to rise over the coming years as a result of many factors, partly due to the impact of multiple excise duty increases on prices. Anti-smoking campaigns and strategies implemented by the Algerian Government, coupled with the fact that smokers are increasingly switching to vapour products (still a very...

  • Cigarette
  • Tobacco
  • Algeria
  • Demand

Like every other CPG industry, the recent history and short-term future evolution of the global cigarettes industry will be dominated by the ongoing fallout of from the Coronavirus pandemic. Coming out of a moderately improved volume and value performance in 2019, the industry is likely to suffer disruption in 2020 with high single-digit volume...

  • Cigarette
  • Tobacco
  • World
  • Demand
  • Market Size

Growth in e-vapour products in 2019 was driven largely by the digital generation, influenced by the popularity of gaming culture and in line with the growing global popularity of vaping. Having grown up with easy access to digital information and communication technologies, this younger generation of consumers is more open to novelty. As an...

  • Tobacco
  • Bulgaria
  • Demand

No defined health awareness impact has been noted from COVID-19 in Bosnia-Herzegovina. In the short-term, consumers have not become more concerned about tobacco use. The smoking culture in the country is strong and, during confinement, people became stressed which made them smoke more, or the same. There is only a small percentage of employed...

  • Tobacco
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Demand
  • Philip Morris USA Inc.

Cigars and cigarillos performed well in 2019, as they profit from several factors. Firstly, unlike cigarettes and smoking tobacco, there was no change in excise tax which caused price hikes and therefore deterred consumers from purchasing the products. Secondly, the category was still in growth from a very low base and was seeing an acceleration...

  • Cigar
  • Tobacco
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Demand

In 2019, excise tax was increased on cigarettes which affected the prices and therefore led to a decline in demand. Whilst this was the intention from the government, rather than stopping people smoking completely, this simply led to a further increase in illicit trade, which has been growing rapidly over the last couple of years since Bosnia-Herzegovina...

  • Cigarette
  • Tobacco
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Demand
  • Philip Morris USA Inc.