World Cigarettes Iraq focuses on the extent to which the market has evolved during the last twelve years in line with changing smoking habits in Iraq, the competitive environment and economic developments. The end result is an accurate and objective interpretation of market trends (since 1990) and directions, assessing underlying currents of change and projecting the market scenarios of the future, providing forecasts to 2022.
Despite the ending of hostilities in 2003, Iraq continues to suffer from insurgent activities. Duty paid cigarette sales were up at 35.8 billion pieces in 2012 but illegal supplies add a further 9 billion pieces to consumption bringing overall per capita sales up to 1,436 pieces in 2012.
Sparse information is available on manufacturer shares with trade sources indicating that Imperial is the leading player, followed by JTI and BAT.
Table of Contents
Cigarette Consumption, 1990-2013
Total Consumption, Illegal & Legal Sales, 1990-2013
Per Capita Consumption, 1990-2013
Market Breakdown by Type: Filter v Plain, 2000-2012
Manufacturers & Brands
Manufacturer Sales & Share, 2010
Leading Cigarette Brands, 2013
Taxation & Retail Prices
The Smoking Population
Smoking Population, 1990-2012
Production & Trade
Cigarette Production, 1990-2008
Estimated Cigarette Imports by Country of Origin, 1990-2001
Imports from Major Exporting Nations, 2003-2012
Imports Trends, 2003-2010
Prospects & Forecasts
Consumption Forecasts to 2022
List Of Tables
List Of Figures