4 reports

  • CIGARETTES IN SLOVENIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • CIGARETTES IN SLOVENIA - COMPANY PROFILES

The biggest impact on 2016’s volume negative growth and slower decline than in 2015 was the fact that the average unit price remained the same. Even though there were marginal adjustments to excise tax, it did not affect the unit price increase. Furthermore, 2016 was stable as the government did not impose any stricter regulations on tobacco...

  • Cigarette
  • Tobacco
  • Slovenia
  • Demand
  • Tobacna Ljubljana doo

Tobacco in Slovenia

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  • ILLICIT TRADE
  • interviews

Overall tobacco witnessed a milder decline compared to the review period in 2016. The sharp declines that marked 2013 and 2014, due to strong increases in excise tax, did not continue. Although there was a marginal adjustment to excise tax, there was no increase in prices in 2016. This marked two consecutive years where prices remained stable. Euromonitor...

  • Cigarette
  • Tobacco
  • Slovenia
  • Demand
  • Tobacna Ljubljana doo
  • interviews
  • Passport 10

Pipe and RYO tobacco were very niche products with rather limited consumer bases in Slovenia prior to the crisis. However, the increasing price gap between RYO tobacco and cigarettes and weakening consumer purchasing power led towards the market shift. Nowadays, more and more consumers are switching to RYO tobacco, as a cheaper alternative...

  • Cigarette
  • Slovenia
  • Demand
  • Trade
  • Tobacna Ljubljana doo
  • interviews
  • Passport 11

There is no tradition of cigar/cigarillo smoking in Slovenia and thus the category remains underdeveloped in 2014. Despite the quite substantial time that cigars have been available on the Slovenian market, when they were introduced by Cyan in 1990, smoking a cigar is still perceived as a special event, rather than as a daily use product. Euromonitor...

  • Cigarette
  • Slovenia
  • Demand
  • Trade
  • Tobacna Ljubljana doo