Cigarettes in Ireland, 2017
"Cigarettes in Ireland, 2017", is an analytical report by GlobalData that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Irish market. The report analyzes the market size and structure, on both an overall and and per capita basis, based upon a unique combination of industry research, fieldwork, market sizing analysis, and our in-house expertise. Key companies and consumer trends are also analyzed.
Ireland is one of the smaller cigarette markets in the EU with a duty paid volume of almost three billion pieces in 2016. The country has one of the highest levels of taxes and the highest prices in the EU, which has caused a collapse in Irish duty-paid volume, and caused a substantial contraband problem and sizeable legal cross border trade. Non-Irish duty-paid supplies accounted for 18% of consumption in 2016, with 10% of volume illegal. There were just under 700,000 adult smokers in Ireland in 2016, with numbers falling in recent years because of anti-smoking laws and a general downwards trend in smoking rates as well. There has been no production of cigarettes in Ireland since 2006 and the market is now entirely supplied by imports.
- The markets volume in 2016 stood at 2.9 billion pieces.
- Illegal cigarettes accounted for 10% of the total market because of high prices.
- There were 695,000 smokers in the country, as of 2016.
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