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Cigarettes in Poland, 2019

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  • 60 Pages
  • October 2019
  • Region: Poland
  • GlobalData
  • ID: 4912492
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Cigarettes in Poland, 2019


Cigarettes in Poland, 2019 is an analytical report that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Polish tobacco market. It covers market size and structure along with per capita and overall consumption. Additionally, it focuses on brand data, retail pricing, prospects, and forecasts for sales and consumption until 2029.

The Polish market is large but has been in decline over recent years. This has been due to the impact of excise-driven price increases caused by tax harmonization policies. Nevertheless, smokers still make up for a substantial section of society, with a smoking occurance of 25.8% in 2018 amongst both Polish adult males and females. Whilst Polish consumers are switching to RYO instead of cigarettes due to rising prices, Poland still nevertheless has one of the largest cigarettes market in Europe.

  • As of 2018, sales of duty paid cigarettes is 42.6% of their levels in 1990
  • Smoking remains widespread at 25.8%, with males smoking considerably more than females
  • Philip Morris and BAT Polska are the two dominant manufactures
  • Polish exports have soared since joining the EU, with imports collapsing during the same timeframe

Reasons to buy
  • Get a detailed understanding of consumption to align your sales and marketing efforts with the latest trends in the market.
  • Identify the areas of growth and opportunities, which will aid effective marketing planning.
  • The differing growth rates in regional product sales drive fundamental shifts in the market.
  • This report provides detailed, authoritative data on these changes - prime intelligence for marketers.
  • Understand the market dynamics and essential data to benchmark your position and to identify where to compete in the future.

Table of Contents

1. Overview2. Market Size3. Market Structure4. Manufacturers & Brands
5. Taxation & Retail Prices
5.1. Taxation
5.2. Retail Prices
6. The Smoking Population
7. Production and Trade
7.1. Production
7.2. Imports
7.3. Exports/Re-Exports
8. Operating Constraints
8.1. Advertising Restrictions
8.2. Health Warnings
8.3. Other Restrictions
9. Company Profiles10. Prospects & Forecasts
11. Appendix
11.1. What is this Report About?
11.2. Time Frame
11.3. Product Category Coverage
11.4. Methodology
11.5. About the Author
11.6. Disclaimer
11.7. Contact Us
List of Tables
Table 2: Releases of Cigarettes for Consumption, 2002-2017
Table 3: Cigarette Consumption (Duty Paid & Smuggled/Counterfeit Market), 2000-2018, Billion Pieces
Table 4: Per Capita Consumption of Cigarettes, 1990-2018
Table 5: Price Segmentation, Q1/2007-Q1/2015, % volume
Table 6: Manufacturer Sales & Market Share, 2000-2018, Million Pieces
Table 7: Manufacturer Sales & Market Share, 2000-2018, Percentage Share (%)
Table 8: Market Shares, Leading Brand Families, 2008-2018, % Volume
Table 9: Excise Duty Rates, 2000-2019
Table 10: EU Countries, Tax Incidence Comparison, 2019
Table 11: Retail Price of Cigarettes, 2000-2014, Zl and US$ per Pack of 20
Table 12: Smoking Population, 1990-2018
Table 13: Smokers, Daily vs. Occasional Smokers by Gender, 2009/10, Percentage Share (%)
Table 14: Smokers by Age Group & Gender, 2003-2005 & 2013-2014, % Smokers
Table 15: Smokers by Gender & Level of Education, 2009/10, % Smokers
Table 16: Cigarette Production, 1990-2017
Table 17: Cigarette Imports, 1990-2018
Table 18: Imports by Country of Origin, Volume, Million Pieces, 2008-2018
Table 19: Imports by Country of Origin, Volume, Percentage Share (%), 2008-2018
Table 20: Cigarette Exports, Volumes, 1992-2018
Table 21: Exports by Country of Origin, Million Pieces, 2008-2018
Table 22: Exports by Country of Origin, %, 2008-2018
Table 23: Other Restrictions, Industry Timetable
Table 24: Company profile: Philip Morris Polska SA
Table 25: Company profile: British American Tobacco Polska SA
Table 26: Company profile: Imperial Tobacco Polska SA
Table 27: Company profile: JTI Polska Sp. z.o.o (JTI Poland)
Table 28: Consumption Forecasts to 2028
List of Figures
Figure 1: Methodology
Figure 2: Author at a glance

Companies Mentioned

A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes:

  • Altadis
  • BAT Polska
  • Imperial Tobacco
  • Phillip Morris
  • JTI