Unmanufactured Tobacco Market in the Czech Republic
The size of the unmanufactured tobacco market in the Czech Republic skyrocketed to $ in , with an increase of % against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). Over the period under review, the total consumption indicated slight growth from 2007 to : its value increased at an average annual rate of +% over the last thirteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on figures, consumption decreased by -% against 2012 indices. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2012 when the market value increased by % against the previous year. As a result, consumption reached the peak level of $. from 2013 to , the growth of the market remained at a lower figure.