Slovenia has a small population, currently just below 2 million, and its cigarette market is consequently relatively small, estimated at 3.80 billion pieces in 2014. However, in per capita terms consumption is relatively high, although legal consumption levels have fallen in the past few years in the wake of excise duty led price increases. Illicit sales, while suppressed in recent years, expand in response to rising taxes and prices. Illicit sales, while suppressed in recent years, expand in response to rising taxes and prices. Contraband and counterfeit trade had accounted for 6.2% of overall consumption in 2015.
The duty paid market is dominated by filter cigarettes with American blends popular. There is a strong trend towards light brands which account for nearly 60% of the market.
The country is now supplied entirely from imported cigarettes, although some local brand names have been maintained.
The government has introduced relatively tight restrictions on the promotion and use of tobacco products. These were strengthened in August 2007 with a complete ban on smoking in public places and an increase in the age at which cigarettes can be purchased to 18.
Cigarettes in Slovenia, is an analytical report by Canadean which provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Slovenian 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 the manufacturers, leading brands along with company profiles
Regulations, taxation, retail pricing, smoking habit and the growing health concerns affecting overall production
Prospects and forecasts of overall sales and consumption for 2015 to 2025
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As consumers product demands evolve, the dynamics between different countries also change favoring some countries and leaving others increasingly out of line with demand patterns. As a result, understanding the specific market dynamics of the Slovenian market is crucial to ensuring maximum future sales
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