Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market Size Forecast to Reach $2.8 billion by 2025

Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market size is forecast to reach $2.8 billion by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 3.61% during the forecast period 2020-2025. Cigarette Flavor Capsule contains capsules inside the filters that smokers can press to release a liquid that favors smoke and when crushed, these capsules add a flavor to the cigarette smoke inhaled. Opportunity to choose the choice of flavors and taste, enjoyment of clicking the capsule, promoting smoke free world as pollution is one of the greatest problems in the world are the major factors driving the growth of the Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market. Implementation of Heated Tobacco Product (HTP) Technology in Cigarette Flavor Capsule reduces toxicity and releases less amount of Carbon Monoxide (CO),Hydrogen Cyanide(HCN), Carcinogen, Nitrogen Oxides, Volatile Chemicals and other pollutants when compared to the conventional cigarettes which is set to further enhance the overall market demand of Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market  during the forecast period 2020-2025.

Key Takeaways

  • North America dominated the Cigarette Flavor Capsule market in 2019 owing to rise in regular smokers, first-time smokers, chain smokers and attracting the youth by introducing various flavors boost the market growth in this region
  • Implementation of HTP technology and introducing different types of capsules is likely to aid in the market growth of Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market
  • Detailed analysis on the Strength, Weakness and Opportunities of the prominent players operating in the market will be provided in the Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market report.

Flavor- Segment Analysis

Based on Flavor, Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market is segmented into Menthol Flavor, Clove Flavor, Chocolate Flavor, Fruit Flavor, Honey Flavor, Spearmint Flavor, Mint Flavor and Others. The Menthol Flavor held the largest share in the Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market in 2019. The growth in this segment is owing to the factors such as reduction in irritation, harshness of smoking and it is harder to quit than non-menthol flavor cigarettes. Mint Flavor is assumed to be the fastest growing segment in the Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market during the forecast period 2020-2025.

Age Group-Segment Analysis

Based on Age Group, Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market is segmented into Adolescence, Young, Middle Age, Others. The Young age held the largest share in the Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market in 2019 and is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 5.3% during the forecast period 2020-2025. The growth in this segment is owing to the factors such as ease of addictiveness, availability of choice of flavor. The Adolescents is estimated to be the fastest growing segment in the Cigarette Flavor Capsule market owing to addictive nature of nicotine and sedentary lifestyle.

Geography Segment Analysis

Based on Geography, Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Rest of the World. North America held the largest market share of 39.1% in 2019. The growth in this segment is owing to the factors such as increase in the consumption of Cigarette Flavor Capsules by regular smokers, chain smokers and major cigarette capsule companies started investing in the developed and developing nations. Asia-Pacific is estimated to be the fastest growing segment during the forecast period 2020-2025. This is owing to increasing youth population countries such as China, India, and other Asian regions.

Drivers- Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market

  • Increase in the investment of companies in the developed and developing nations

Major Cigarette flavor capsule companies like Marlboro, L & M, Kent started investing in the developed nations like Canada, USA, UK, Mexico and developing nations like Italy, Spain, Brazil and other African nations which increased the market size of the Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market. These Companies also attracted the customers through promotions and advertisements. With Increasing number of advertising and campaigns company are investing to create alternative for smoking with is driving the growth of market during the forecast period 2020-2025.

  • Availability of choice of flavor

The key factor driving the growth of the Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market is the availability of various flavors such as Menthol Flavor, Clove Flavor, Chocolate Flavor, Fruit Flavor, Honey Flavor, Spearmint Flavor, Mint Flavor, and others. The customers can choose flavors according to their individual taste which led to increase in the market size of Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market.

Challenges- Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market

  • Regulations by the Government to reduce the consumption of Cigarettes

The Government regulations which reduce the consumption of Cigarette Flavor Capsules are implementing various measures to stop the consumption of tobacco, restricting the usage of tobacco by companies, creating awareness in the society related to side effects caused by smoking, promoting E-cigarettes as it does not contain tobacco, promoting non-flavored cigarette capsules owing to less addictive nature than flavored cigarette capsules

Cigarette Flavor Capsule-Industry Outlook

Product launches, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and R&D activities are key strategies adopted by players in the Cigarette Flavor Capsule   Market. In 2019, Cigarette Flavor Capsule Market share is consolidated by the top ten players present in the market. Cigarette Flavor Capsule top 10 companies are Marlboro, Kent, ITC Ltd, Benson & Hedge, L & M, Camel Double, Bohem Café, Pall Mall, Lucky Strike Company, Dunhill.

Acquisitions/Product Launches

  • In March 2020, JTI launched several alternative products with new tobacco blends in the U.K. Its New Dual range, which is available in the Sterling, Benson & Hedges and Sovereign brands, provides smokers with new, distinctive tobacco blends, replacing the company’s former menthol capsule cigarettes