Market reports / Russia

Our complete analysis of the Russian vaping market is presented in our market reports section. This page provides in-depth intelligence on e-cigarette products and flavours, brands and consumer analysis. In addition, summarised country pieces are offered in our market snapshots for you to gain an overview of the market landscape of the country. Deep dive into specific reports tackling topics such as retail, distribution, notified TPD products, etc.

Snapshot: Russia, March 2020

9th March 2020 | Market reports , Market Snapshots |

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This ECigIntelligence market snapshot for Russia covers key indicators: recent, present and forecast market size; an indication of regulation level; an overview of the top available brands, form factors, retail distribution split, prices and affordability

Full market report: Russian vape market increased in value in 2019

5th March 2020 | Market reports |

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This report focuses on the main changes that occurred in the Russian e-cigarette market throughout 2018 and 2019. It covers marketing size, vaping population, purchase channels, top brands, factors affecting the market and attitudes to the industry

Slowdown of new e-cig users: Russia market report

20th January 2020 | Market reports |

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This report is one of a series of studies that deals with e-cigarette users’ product choices and behaviour, specifically focusing on general patterns of e-cigarette consumption and attitudes of Russian users towards vaping

Hardware usage patterns: Russia market report

20th January 2020 | Market reports |

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This report is one of a series of studies which deals with e-cigarette users’ product choices and behaviours, specifically focusing on hardware usage patterns of Russian e-cigarette users

Starter kits dominate: Russia benchmarking report

16th September 2019 | Market reports |

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In our latest look at Russia we investigate changes in the online market, where basic and advanced kits form the majority of all starter kits but refillable pod kits are showing high growth rates

E-liquids driving revenues: Russia vape store survey

30th January 2019 | Market reports |

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In our latest look at how vape stores are faring in Russia, we find that the bigger share of revenue is generated by e-liquids rather than hardware, and the popularity of zero nicotine and bigger bottles of e-liquids has increased since last year

Hardware choices more fragmented: Russia market report

20th December 2018 | Market reports |

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In our latest look at the Russian market we can see that most purchases of hardware were made in vape stores, the average spend on hardware was higher offline, advanced systems remain the most used form factor and choices of hardware brands are more fragmented than a year ago

Snapshot: Russia, December 2018

6th December 2018 | Market reports , Market Snapshots |

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This market snapshot for Russia covers key indicators: recent, present and forecast market size; regulation level; an overview of the top available brands, form factors, retail distribution, prices and affordability

From cigarettes to vaping — the factors for change

26th September 2018 | Market reports |

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In this report we compares data on six countries – the UK, France, Italy, the US, Russia, and Germany – to identify factors that impact consumer choice when switching to vaping, including the range of products available, distribution coverage, and affordability

IQOS versus Glo: the heated tobacco market in Russia

5th April 2018 | Market reports |

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Two heated tobacco brands have been launched in Russia by Big Tobacco: IQOS from PMI and BAT’s Glo. And all the signs are that the products are gradually gaining in interest and popularity in one of the world’s largest tobacco markets

Under Russian influence: e-cig markets in the Eurasian Economic Union

25th January 2018 | Market reports |

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Our report considers how the free flow of goods, common customs tariff and cancellation of customs formalities affects the e-cigarette market within the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Armenia

Facing a taxing future: Russia vape store survey

22nd January 2018 | Market reports |

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Retail
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Our latest survey of vape stores in Russia looks at the revenue shares attributed to the best-selling e-cigarette hardware and e-liquids, and sounds out store managers on how optimistic they are in the shadow of rising taxes

Modular devices dominate in Russia, but tax rise yet to reach consumer

24th November 2017 | Market reports |

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We consider the Russian market to be focused on modular devices, with over three quarters of all hardware products stocked on the top five websites being mods or replacement parts. The most common bottle size for e-liquids was 30ml, while the top five online retailers mainly stocked e-liquids with prices below the average. Atmose was found to be the most visible e-liquid brand, while the most stocked hardware brands were Joyeshop, Eleaf, Wismec and Smok.

Japan takes the lead – but is heated tobacco equally hot everywhere?

10th November 2017 | Market reports |

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Heated tobacco
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Web traffic has a strong correlation to sales and sales growth of the consummables inside heated tobacco products. The analysis of web traffic data therefore gives us a good indication of the direction of movement of the category and the likely growth going forwards. This report aims to gauge the success of heated tobacco products by analysing traffic to the manufacturers’ websites.

Heated tobacco: expanding the market for reduced-risk nicotine?

23rd June 2017 | Market reports |

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Heat-not-burn could compete with e-cigarettes for consumer attention, but it may also attract new users. What progress has the recent spate of launches made, and what might the future hold?

E-cig price patterns compared across six key markets

3rd May 2017 | Market reports |

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ECigIntelligence compares the prices of six e-cig products – hardware and e-liquids – across six key markets: France, Germany, Italy, the UK, the U.S. and Russia.

Russia: market growth as buyers move toward open systems

25th October 2016 | Market reports |

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ECigIntelligence looks at how the market in Russia is developing, including the growth in popularity of open system devices and the rise of a vaping culture. Our in-depth report provides detailed data on market size, retailing, market trends and pricing.