The true market size for cigarettes in Kyrgyzstan is difficult to determine due to the very substantial levels of private imports and non-duty paid cigarettes reaching the market through cross border trade. Due to a rise in excise rates in the last few years, the legitimate sales of cigarettes in declining. Per capita consumption witnessed growth in 2003, followed by a gradual decrease in the following years until 2015.
The tax regime and excise rates are the main reason why legitimate sales have declined in recent years
There is only one tobacco factory in the country, which is located at Bishkek. Reemtsma Kyrgyzstan and Imperial Tobacco are running this factory
Smoking prevalence is believed to be very much higher among men than women. However, the national smoking prevalence has declined slightly in recent years
Most imports are coming in through neighboring markets, mainly Kazakhstan and Russia
Cigarettes in Kyrgyzstan, is an analytical report by Canadean that provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Kyrgyzstan market.
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Market size and structure of the overall and per capita consumption based upon a unique combination of industry research, fieldwork, market sizing analysis, and our in-house expertise
Detailed information such as market shares and recent developments of manufacturers and leading brands, along with company profiles
Regulations, taxation, retail pricing, smoking habits, and the growing health concerns affecting overall production
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