"Smokeless Tobacco in South Africa" is now available at Fast Market Research

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Published: Wed Oct 15 2014

Smokeless tobacco is a very small category in South Africa, with the bulk of sales consisting of dry snuff. Snuff is considered the cheapest means of consuming tobacco and is often used as an integral part of traditional customs. The majority of users are black females who use nasal snuff traditionally. They tend to purchase tobacco leaf (either whole or loose) and make their own snuff. Dry snuff includes the Magnet and Topmill brands. Information from trade sources also indicates that the number of adolescents experimenting with smokeless tobacco is gradually increasing.

Competitive Landscape

Leonard Dingler Pty Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Philip Morris International, dominated smokeless tobacco in 2013 with a volume share of 86%. Philip Morris International acquired Swedish Match South Africa (Pty) Ltd in September 2009, and this deal included Leonard Dingler, which was a wholly-owned subsidiary of Swedish Match. Its brands include Taxi and Magnet. MLP Distributors ranked second with a 3% share through its Ntsu brand while Swedish Match South Africa (Proprietary) ranked third with 2% through its Barbeton brand.

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Industry Prospects

Smokeless tobacco remains a very small category in South Africa. Snuff accounts for the majority of the category and is used by lower LSM groups as it is the cheapest type of tobacco in the marketplace and is often used for traditional practices, for example by witch doctors.

Report Overview

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