Podcast: E-cigarettes in China: market, regulation and outlook

15th December 2020 | Business briefing , Podcasts |

Asia
China
Market Research
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing
Podcasts

China’s domestic e-cigarette market has quietly grown to become the world’s third largest by value. With relatively low vaping prevalence, high smoking rates, and a huge population, it has significant potential for further growth. But it is also a market that faces challenges unlike any other, most notably the presence of a tobacco monopoly whose […]

An insight into how COVID-19 influences the nicotine market – where are we now?

18th September 2020 | Business briefing |

World
COVID-19
Market Research
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing

Our managing director, Tim Phillips, recently discussed how COVID-19 influences the nicotine market at the Nicotine Cannabis Strategies Europe, which took place online on 10th September. Tim presents the COVID-19 and EVALI impact on the market and on Europe in general, plus some other European developments from this year. He also provides an overview of […]

How the 2019 US developments will impact the global vape market for many years to come

15th June 2020 | Business briefing |

World
Market Research
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing

Our managing director, Tim Phillips, recently discussed how the 2019 US developments will impact the global vape market at the Global Forum on Nicotine, which took place online on 11th and 12th June. He explored the US vape crisis, its background, current status and impact. Tim presented the market growth estimations post-EVALI, their impact on […]

BAT launches new HnB in Korea amid government crackdown

29th November 2019 | Business briefing |

Asia
South Korea
Companies
Heated tobacco
Marketing and Retailing
Business briefing

Late November saw British American Tobacco (BAT) launch its “most advanced” heated tobacco product in South Korea – during a critical political period in which the government has taken a harsh stance towards vaping and heat-not-burn (HnB) products.