Tobacco in India
Euromonitor International
August 2022

List Of Contents And Tables

TOBACCO IN INDIA
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
Tobacco in 2021: The big picture
Tax stability aids the recovery of tobacco products in 2021
Foreign direct investment remains banned and domestic manufacturers continue to dominate
Retailing developments
Tobacco volumes will struggle to achieve growth during the forecast period
OPERATING ENVIRONMENT
Legislation
Legislative overview
Summary 1 Legislation Summary at a Glance
Minimum legal smoking age
Smoking prevalence
Health warnings
Plain packaging
Advertising and sponsorship
Point-of-sale display bans
Smoking in public places
Flavoured tobacco product ban
Vapour products
PRODUCTION/IMPORTS/EXPORTS
MARKET INDICATORS
Table 1 Number of Adult Smokers by Gender 2016-2021
MARKET DATA
Table 2 Sales of Tobacco by Category: Volume 2016-2021
Table 3 Sales of Tobacco by Category: Value 2016-2021
Table 4 Sales of Tobacco by Category: % Volume Growth 2016-2021
Table 5 Sales of Tobacco by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
Table 6 Forecast Sales of Tobacco by Category: Volume 2021-2026
Table 7 Forecast Sales of Tobacco by Category: Value 2021-2026
Table 8 Forecast Sales of Tobacco by Category: % Volume Growth 2021-2026
Table 9 Forecast Sales of Tobacco by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026
DISCLAIMER
SOURCES
Summary 2 Research Sources
CIGARS, CIGARILLOS AND SMOKING TOBACCO IN INDIA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
Cigars and cigarillos gains momentum in 2021 due to the low base and lack of discretionary spending options
State governments crack down on hookah bars for reasons ranging from the need to curb the virus to limiting access for minors
Taxation is a significant impediment to category growth
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Cigar clubs and events will continue to propagate the cigar smoking culture, whereas hookah will face impediments from state governments
CATEGORY DATA
Table 10 Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: Volume 2016-2021
Table 11 Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: Value 2016-2021
Table 12 Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: % Volume Growth 2016-2021
Table 13 Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
Table 14 Sales of Cigars by Size: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 15 Sales of Cigarillos by Price Platform 2016-2021
Table 16 NBO Company Shares of Cigars and Cigarillos: % Volume 2017-2021
Table 17 LBN Brand Shares of Cigars and Cigarillos: % Volume 2018-2021
Table 18 NBO Company Shares of Cigars: % Volume 2017-2021
Table 19 LBN Brand Shares of Cigars: % Volume 2018-2021
Table 20 NBO Company Shares of Cigarillos: % Volume 2017-2021
Table 21 LBN Brand Shares of Cigarillos: % Volume 2018-2021
Table 22 Distribution of Cigars and Cigarillos by Format: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 23 Forecast Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: Volume 2021-2026
Table 24 Forecast Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: Value 2021-2026
Table 25 Forecast Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: % Volume Growth 2021-2026
Table 26 Forecast Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026
SMOKELESS TOBACCO, E-VAPOUR PRODUCTS AND HEATED TOBACCO IN INDIA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
As restrictions around the use of chewing tobacco and spitting loosen, the category rebounds in 2021
The Indian government has banned e-vapour products since 2019
The ban on Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) spells the end for heated tobacco products in India
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
The stance by the Indian government means e-vapour products and heated tobacco products will not be sold in India, in the short term at least
Smokeless tobacco expected to face friction in the wake of strict regulatory norms
CATEGORY DATA
Table 27 Sales of Smokeless Tobacco by Category: Volume 2016-2021
Table 28 Sales of Smokeless Tobacco by Category: % Volume Growth 2016-2021
Table 29 Sales of Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco by Category: Value 2016-2021
Table 30 Sales of Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
Table 31 Sales of E-Liquids by Nicotine Strength: % Value 2019-2021
Table 32 NBO Company Shares of Smokeless Tobacco: % Volume 2017-2021
Table 33 LBN Brand Shares of Smokeless Tobacco: % Volume 2018-2021
Table 34 NBO Company Shares of E-Vapour Products: % Value 2017-2021
Table 35 LBN Brand Shares of E-Vapour Products: % Value 2018-2021
Table 36 Distribution of Smokeless Tobacco by Format: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 37 Distribution of E-Vapour Products by Format: % Value 2016-2021
Table 38 Forecast Sales of Smokeless Tobacco by Category: Volume 2021-2026
Table 39 Forecast Sales of Smokeless Tobacco by Category: % Volume Growth 2021-2026
Table 40 Forecast Sales of Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco by Category: Value 2021-2026
Table 41 Forecast Sales of Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026
CIGARETTES IN INDIA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
Cigarettes bounces back in 2021 on the back of a low base, increased mobility, and tax stability
Tobacco, including cigarettes, is among the last few industries that have not been disrupted by e-commerce in India
Illicit cigarettes continue to thrive in a price-sensitive market
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Inflation and declining smoking prevalence to keep growth in cigarettes in check
Innovation through new product development continues to be an area of opportunity for cigarette manufacturers
Evolving regulations around labelling and packaging will continue to limit growth
TAXATION AND PRICING
Taxation rates
Summary 3 Taxation and Duty Levies as of 2021
Average cigarette pack price breakdown
Summary 4 Average Cigarette Pack Price Breakdown: Brand Examples
CATEGORY DATA
Table 42 Sales of Cigarettes: Volume 2016-2021
Table 43 Sales of Cigarettes by Category: Value 2016-2021
Table 44 Sales of Cigarettes: % Volume Growth 2016-2021
Table 45 Sales of Cigarettes by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
Table 46 Sales of Cigarettes by Blend: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 47 Sales of Cigarettes by Standard/Menthol/Capsule: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 48 Sales of Cigarettes by Regular/Slim/Superslim/Microslim: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 49 Sales of Cigarettes by Pack Size: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 50 Sales of Cigarettes by Price Band: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 51 NBO Company Shares of Cigarettes: % Volume 2017-2021
Table 52 LBN Brand Shares of Cigarettes: % Volume 2018-2021
Table 53 Sales of Cigarettes by Distribution Format: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 54 Illicit Trade Estimate of Cigarettes: Volume 2016-2021
Table 55 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes: Volume 2021-2026
Table 56 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Category: Value 2021-2026
Table 57 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes: % Volume Growth 2021-2026
Table 58 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026
Table 59 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Blend: % Volume 2021-2026
Table 60 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Standard/Menthol/Capsule: % Volume 2021-2026
Table 61 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Regular/Slim/Superslim/Microslim: % Volume 2021-2026
Table 62 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Pack Size: % Volume 2021-2026
Table 63 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Price Band: % Volume 2021-2026