Tobacco in Hong Kong, China
Euromonitor International
July 2022

List Of Contents And Tables

TOBACCO IN HONG KONG, CHINA
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
Tobacco in 2021: The big picture
2021 key trends
Competitive landscape
Retailing developments
What next for tobacco?
OPERATING ENVIRONMENT
Legislation
Legislative overview
Summary 1 Legislation Summary at a Glance
Minimum legal smoking age
Smoking prevalence
Tar levels
Health warnings
Plain packaging
Advertising and sponsorship
Point-of-sale display bans
Smoking in public places
Low ignition propensity (LIP) cigarette regulation
Flavoured tobacco product ban
Reduced harm
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
CIGARETTES IN HONG KONG, CHINA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
Mid-price and economy cigarettes gain ground during pandemic
Growing popularity of flavour capsule cigarettes
Japanese-style cigarettes gaining traction
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Cigarettes set to experience increase in 2023 and stabilise in the long term
Greater diversification in flavour capsules
Growing competition within flavour capsules to add dynamism to cigarettes
TAXATION AND PRICING
Taxation rates
Table 10 Taxation and Duty Levies 2016-2021
Average cigarette pack price breakdown
Summary 3 Average Cigarette Pack Price Breakdown: Brand Examples
CATEGORY DATA
Table 11 Sales of Cigarettes: Volume 2016-2021
Table 12 Sales of Cigarettes by Category: Value 2016-2021
Table 13 Sales of Cigarettes: % Volume Growth 2016-2021
Table 14 Sales of Cigarettes by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
Table 15 Sales of Cigarettes by Blend: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 16 Sales of Cigarettes by Standard/Menthol/Capsule: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 17 Sales of Cigarettes by Regular/Slim/Superslim/Microslim: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 18 Sales of Cigarettes by Pack Size: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 19 Sales of Cigarettes by Price Band: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 20 NBO Company Shares of Cigarettes: % Volume 2017-2021
Table 21 LBN Brand Shares of Cigarettes: % Volume 2018-2021
Table 22 Sales of Cigarettes by Distribution Format: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 23 Illicit Trade Estimate of Cigarettes: Volume 2016-2021
Table 24 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes: Volume 2021-2026
Table 25 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Category: Value 2021-2026
Table 26 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes: % Volume Growth 2021-2026
Table 27 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026
Table 28 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Blend: % Volume 2021-2026
Table 29 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Standard/Menthol/Capsule: % Volume 2021-2026
Table 30 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Regular/Slim/Superslim/Microslim: % Volume 2021-2026
Table 31 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Pack Size: % Volume 2021-2026
Table 32 Forecast Sales of Cigarettes by Price Band: % Volume 2021-2026
CIGARS, CIGARILLOS AND SMOKING TOBACCO IN HONG KONG, CHINA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
Sales of cigars and cigarillos continue to drop in 2021, amid COVID-19
E-commerce continues to thrive by providing a safe and convenient channel to purchase cigars
Cuban cigars continue to dominate sales, while New World cigars rise from a niche positioning
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Cigars and cigarillos set to rebound in 2023 when border with Mainland China reopens
Physical stores will remain vital for cigar smokers due to need for in-person experience
A more diverse consumer base is emerging
CATEGORY DATA
Table 33 Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: Volume 2016-2021
Table 34 Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: Value 2016-2021
Table 35 Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: % Volume Growth 2016-2021
Table 36 Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
Table 37 Sales of Cigars by Size: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 38 Sales of Cigarillos by Price Platform 2016-2021
Table 39 NBO Company Shares of Cigars and Cigarillos: % Volume 2017-2021
Table 40 LBN Brand Shares of Cigars and Cigarillos: % Volume 2018-2021
Table 41 NBO Company Shares of Cigars: % Volume 2017-2021
Table 42 LBN Brand Shares of Cigars: % Volume 2018-2021
Table 43 NBO Company Shares of Cigarillos: % Volume 2017-2021
Table 44 LBN Brand Shares of Cigarillos: % Volume 2018-2021
Table 45 Distribution of Cigars and Cigarillos by Format: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 46 Forecast Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: Volume 2021-2026
Table 47 Forecast Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: Value 2021-2026
Table 48 Forecast Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: % Volume Growth 2021-2026
Table 49 Forecast Sales of Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026
SMOKELESS TOBACCO, E-VAPOUR PRODUCTS AND HEATED TOBACCO IN HONG KONG, CHINA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
Rechargeable and cartridges continue to grow, replacing single-use products
Iqos, with its flagship model, continues to lead tobacco heating devices
Consumer sophistication shapes competitive landscape
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Sales of e-vapour products and heated tobacco products set to drop in 2022 in line with ban
Optimism over future of e-vapour products and heated tobacco products despite challenges
Illicit trade in e-vapour products expected to grow
CATEGORY INDICATORS
Table 50 Number of Adult Vapers 2016-2021
CATEGORY DATA
Table 51 Sales of Tobacco Heating Devices: Volume 2016-2021
Table 52 Sales of Tobacco Heating Devices: % Volume Growth 2016-2021
Table 53 Sales of Heated Tobacco: Volume 2016-2021
Table 54 Sales of Heated Tobacco: % Volume Growth 2016-2021
Table 55 Sales of Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco by Category: Value 2016-2021
Table 56 Sales of Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
Table 57 Sales of E-Liquids by Nicotene Strength: % Value 2019-2021
Table 58 NBO Company Shares of E-Vapour Products: % Value 2017-2021
Table 59 LBN Brand Shares of E-Vapour Products: % Value 2018-2021
Table 60 NBO Company Shares of Tobacco Heating Devices: % Volume 2017-2021
Table 61 LBN Brand Shares of Tobacco Heating Devices: % Volume 2018-2021
Table 62 NBO Company Shares of Heated Tobacco: % Volume 2017-2021
Table 63 LBN Brand Shares of Heated Tobacco: % Volume 2018-2021
Table 64 Distribution of E-Vapour Products by Format: % Value 2016-2021
Table 65 Distribution of Tobacco Heating Devices by Format: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 66 Distribution of Heated Tobacco by Format: % Volume 2016-2021
Table 67 Forecast Sales of Tobacco Heating Devices: Volume 2021-2026
Table 68 Forecast Sales of Tobacco Heating Devices: % Volume Growth 2021-2026
Table 69 Forecast Sales of Heated Tobacco: Volume 2021-2026
Table 70 Forecast Sales of Heated Tobacco: % Volume Growth 2021-2026
Table 71 Forecast Sales of Tobacco Free Oral Nicotine by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026
Table 72 Forecast Sales of Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco by Category: Value 2021-2026
Table 73 Forecast Sales of Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026
Table 74 Forecast Sales of Smokeless Tobacco, E-Vapour Products and Heated Tobacco by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026