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Global Unmanufactured Tobacco Market Overview 2021

Unmanufactured Tobacco Market Size

The global unmanufactured tobacco market reduced modestly to $X in 2020, declining by -X% against the previous year. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2008 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the global market reached the maximum level at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Unmanufactured Tobacco Production

In value terms, unmanufactured tobacco production expanded modestly to $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. The total output value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2020; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2009 when the production volume increased by X% against the previous year. Global production peaked at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.

China (X tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of unmanufactured tobacco production, accounting for X% of total volume. Moreover, unmanufactured tobacco production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India (X tonnes), threefold. Brazil (X tonnes) ranked third in terms of total production with a X% share.

In China, unmanufactured tobacco production remained relatively stable over the period from 2007-2020. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: India (+X% per year) and Brazil (-X% per year).

In 2020, the global average yield of tobacco (unmanufactured) reached X tonnes per ha, standing approx. at 2019 figures. Overall, the yield recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2012 when the yield increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, the yield attained the peak level of X tonnes per ha. from 2013 to 2020, the growth of the average unmanufactured tobacco yield failed to regain the momentum. Despite the increased use of modern agricultural techniques and methods, future yield figures may still be impacted by adverse weather conditions.

In 2020, approx. X ha of tobacco (unmanufactured) were harvested worldwide; therefore, remained relatively stable against 2019. Overall, the harvested area recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2011 when the harvested area increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the harvested area dedicated to unmanufactured tobacco production reached the maximum at X ha in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2020, the harvested area failed to regain the momentum.

Production By Country

China (X tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of unmanufactured tobacco production, accounting for X% of total volume. Moreover, unmanufactured tobacco production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India (X tonnes), threefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Brazil (X tonnes), with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume in China was relatively modest. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: India (+X% per year) and Brazil (-X% per year).

Unmanufactured Tobacco Exports

Exports

In 2020, overseas shipments of tobacco (unmanufactured) decreased by -X% to X tonnes, falling for the second consecutive year after two years of growth. Overall, exports saw a noticeable descent. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, exports reached the peak of X tonnes. from 2009 to 2020, the growth of global exports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, unmanufactured tobacco exports dropped remarkably to $X in 2020. Over the period under review, exports continue to indicate a mild contraction. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2008 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, global exports reached the maximum at $X in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2020, exports failed to regain the momentum.

Exports by Country

Brazil represented the key exporting country with an export of around X tonnes, which finished at X% of total exports. Zimbabwe (X tonnes) ranks second in terms of the total exports with a X% share, followed by India (X%), China (X%) and the U.S. (X%). Malawi (X tonnes), Italy (X tonnes), Argentina (X tonnes), Mozambique (X tonnes), Turkey (X tonnes), Germany (X tonnes), Tanzania (X tonnes) and Greece (X tonnes) followed a long way behind the leaders.

Exports from Brazil decreased at an average annual rate of -X% from 2007 to 2020. At the same time, Zimbabwe (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, Zimbabwe emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in the world, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2020. Mozambique, India and China experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, Tanzania (-X%), Germany (-X%), Argentina (-X%), the U.S. (-X%), Italy (-X%), Malawi (-X%), Greece (-X%) and Turkey (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. Zimbabwe (+X p.p.), India (+X p.p.) and China (+X p.p.) significantly strengthened its position in terms of the global exports, while Malawi, Turkey and the U.S. saw its share reduced by -X%, -X% and -X% from 2007 to 2020, respectively. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, Brazil ($X) remains the largest unmanufactured tobacco supplier worldwide, comprising X% of global exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Zimbabwe ($X), with a X% share of global exports. It was followed by the U.S., with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2020, the average annual growth rate of value in Brazil stood at -X%. The remaining exporting countries recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Zimbabwe (+X% per year) and the U.S. (-X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2020, the average unmanufactured tobacco export price amounted to $X per tonne, which is down by -X% against the previous year. Over the last thirteen years, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 an increase of X% year-to-year. Global export price peaked at $X per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, export prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin; the country with the highest price was the U.S. ($X per tonne), while China ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Italy, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Unmanufactured Tobacco Imports

Imports

In 2020, approx. X tonnes of tobacco (unmanufactured) were imported worldwide; waning by -X% on the previous year's figure. In general, imports showed a noticeable contraction. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2008 with an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, imports reached the peak of X tonnes. from 2009 to 2020, the growth of global imports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, unmanufactured tobacco imports dropped sharply to $X in 2020. Over the period under review, imports saw a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2008 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, global imports reached the maximum at $X in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2020, imports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Imports by Country

The purchases of the twelve major importers of tobacco (unmanufactured), namely Poland, Germany, Egypt, Russia, the U.S., Indonesia, Turkey, China, the United Arab Emirates, South Korea, the Netherlands and Viet Nam, represented more than half of total import. France (X tonnes) held a little share of total imports.

From 2007 to 2020, the biggest increases were in the United Arab Emirates, while purchases for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, China ($X), Germany ($X) and Poland ($X) constituted the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2020, with a combined X% share of global imports. Russia, Indonesia, the U.S., Turkey, Egypt, South Korea, Viet Nam, the Netherlands, the United Arab Emirates and France lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X terms of the main importing countries, the United Arab Emirates saw the highest growth rate of the value of imports, over the period under review, while purchases for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

The average unmanufactured tobacco import price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, falling by -X% against the previous year. Over the period from 2007 to 2020, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2009 when the average import price increased by X% year-to-year. Global import price peaked at $X per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, import prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major importing countries. In 2020, the country with the highest price was China ($X per tonne), while Egypt ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Russia, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for tobacco (unmanufactured) in the world?
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China (2.6M tonnes) remains the largest unmanufactured tobacco consuming country worldwide, comprising approx. 37% of total volume. Moreover, unmanufactured tobacco consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, India (669K tonnes), fourfold. Brazil (285K tonnes) ranked third in terms of total consumption with a 4.1% share.
What are the largest producers of tobacco (unmanufactured) in the world?
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China (2.6M tonnes) remains the largest unmanufactured tobacco producing country worldwide, comprising approx. 39% of total volume. Moreover, unmanufactured tobacco production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, India (834K tonnes), threefold. Brazil (759K tonnes) ranked third in terms of total production with a 11% share.
What are the leading suppliers of tobacco (unmanufactured) in the world?
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In value terms, Brazil ($1.5B) remains the largest unmanufactured tobacco supplier worldwide, comprising 19% of global exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Zimbabwe ($740M), with a 9.4% share of global exports. It was followed by the U.S., with a 8.8% share.
What are the leading importers of tobacco (unmanufactured) in the world?
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In value terms, the largest unmanufactured tobacco importing markets worldwide were China ($774M), Germany ($710M) and Poland ($704M), together comprising 24% of global imports. Russia, Indonesia, the U.S., Turkey, Egypt, South Korea, Viet Nam, the Netherlands, the United Arab Emirates and France lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 36%.
What is the average export price for tobacco (unmanufactured) in the world?
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The average unmanufactured tobacco export price stood at $4,111 per tonne in 2020, shrinking by -12.4% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for tobacco (unmanufactured) in the world?
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The average unmanufactured tobacco import price stood at $4,492 per tonne in 2020, with a decrease of -6.5% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• FCL 826 - Tobacco leaves

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global unmanufactured tobacco market. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2025.



Data coverage:
• Global market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Global production, split by region and country
• Global trade (exports and imports)
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
GLOSSARY AND SPECIFIC TERMS
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

2.1
KEY FINDINGS
2.2
MARKET TRENDS
3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCTS

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
COUNTRIES WITH TOP YIELDS
5.4
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.5
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. GLOBAL PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
7.3
HARVESTED AREA AND YIELD BY COUNTRY
8. GLOBAL IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2020
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. GLOBAL EXPORTS

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2020
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

United States
China
Japan
Germany
United Kingdom
France
Brazil
Italy
Russian Federation
India
Canada
Australia
Republic of Korea
Spain
Mexico
Indonesia
Netherlands
Turkey
Saudi Arabia
Switzerland
Sweden
Nigeria
Poland
Belgium
Argentina
Norway
Austria
Thailand
United Arab Emirates
Colombia
Denmark
South Africa
Malaysia
Israel
Singapore
Egypt
Philippines
Finland
Chile
Ireland
Pakistan
Greece
Portugal
Kazakhstan
Algeria
Czech Republic
Qatar
Peru
Romania
Vietnam
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2020
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2020
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
Table 11:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 12:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 13:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Table 14:
Producer Prices, By Major Producing Country, 2020
Table 15:
Producer Prices Index - Annual Data (2004-2006=100), By Major Producing Country
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2020
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2025
Figure 5:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 6:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 7:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 8:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 9:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 10:
Yield And Growth
Figure 11:
Exports And Growth
Figure 12:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 13:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 14:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 15:
Imports And Growth
Figure 16:
Import Prices
Figure 17:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 18:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 19:
Area Harvested, 2007–2020
Figure 20:
Yield, 2007–2020
Figure 21:
Production, By Country, 2020
Figure 22:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 23:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2020
Figure 24:
Harvested Area, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 25:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 29:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 31:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 32:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 33:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 35:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 36:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 37:
Export Prices, 2007–2020

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