France: mature, competitive market dominated by open systems



  • Executive summary
  • Market background and development
  • Market size and future growth prospects
  • Vaper population statistics and future prospects
  • Form factors and future trends
  • Distribution
  • Top online & offline retailers
  • E-liquid market
  • Presence of big tobacco
  • Associations


In this November 2016 report, ECigIntelligence looks at France, a mature market but one with some interesting times ahead. There is a high rate of competition among vape stores, with one chain of shops going out of business earlier this year. Meanwhile, the tobacconists are lobbying for exclusive rights to the sale of nicotine products.

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