Snuff Market information
It is illegal to sell snuff in the entire EU, except for in Sweden which got exempted from the law when entering the EU. Switzerland has joined EU’s ban.
Facts about snuff sale in Sweden and Norway:
Approximately 7500 ton snuff is sold
The sale is distributed on 230 millon cans of LOOSE FINE CUT SNUFF and portion snuff
Sales have increased 5% per year the last five years
18% of the adult population in Sweden uses snuff
Approximately 200.000 women use snuff
The average age of a user of snuff is 39 years USA is the world’s biggest market for snuff.
Facts about sale in USA:
1 billion cans are sold
Portion snuff only counts for 6% of the sales, but is increasing
LOOSE FINE CUT SNUFF counts for 94% of sales
Sales have increased 4% per year the last five years