While Costa Rica’s authorities continued to approve and enforce harder anti-smoking regulations, which include new regulatory bans and higher taxation, the demand for NRT smoking cessation aids was limited in the country. This was largely due to the low product offer and restrictive unit prices. In general, the availability of such products remained poorly developed, especially in terms of products for different phases (which vary in terms of nicotine level) and the low understanding of how to...
The NRT Smoking Cessation Aids in Costa Rica report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data 2008-2012, allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. Forecasts to 2017 illustrate how the market is set to change.
Product coverage: NRT Gum, NRT Inhalators, NRT Lozenges, NRT Patches, Other NRT.
Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.
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NRT SMOKING CESSATION AIDS IN COSTA RICA
LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES
Table 1 Number of Smokers by Gender 2007-2012
Table 2 Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: Value 2007-2012
Table 3 Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: % Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 4 NRT Gum Flavours: % Value Breakdown 2007-2012
Table 5 NRT Smoking Cessation Aids Company Shares 2008-2012
Table 6 NRT Smoking Cessation Aids Brand Shares 2009-2012
Table 7 Forecast Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 8 Forecast Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Increased Competition and Macroeconomic Stability See Steady Value Growth
Segmentation and Added-value Features Drive New Product Development
International Players Continue To Dominate Sales
Chemists/pharmacies Is the Key Distribution Channel
New Active Ingredients Are Set To Boost Sales Over the Forecast Period
Key Trends and Developments
Economic Concern Puts Pressure on Sales of Added-value Products
Hectic Lifestyles Increase the Incidence of Stress-related Illnesses
Economic Uncertainty Threatens the Public Health System in Costa Rica
Generics Expand in Costa Rica
Table 9 Consumer Expenditure on Health Goods and Medical Services 2007-2012
Table 10 Life Expectancy at Birth 2007-2012
Table 11 Sales of Consumer Health by Category: Value 2007-2012
Table 12 Sales of Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2007-2012
Table 13 Consumer Health Company Shares 2008-2012
Table 14 Consumer Health Brand Shares 2009-2012
Table 15 Sales of Consumer Health by Distribution Format: % Analysis 2007-2012
Table 16 Sales of Consumer Health by Category and Distribution Format: % Analysis 2012
Table 17 Forecast Sales of Consumer Health by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 18 Forecast Sales of Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
OTC Registration and Classification
Vitamins and Dietary Supplements Registration and Classification
Self-medication/self-care and Preventative Medicine
Summary 1 OTC Healthcare Switches 2011-2012
Summary 2 Research Sources