Nicotine Gum Market

Global Nicotine Gum Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Type (2 mg and 4 mg), By Distribution Channel (Pharmacies, Supermarkets & Hypermarkets, and Online Stores. By Regional Outlook and Forecast, 2024 - 2031

Report Id: KBV-23417 Publication Date: July-2024 Number of Pages: 228
USD 1.6 Billion
USD 2.3 Billion
Historical Data
2020 to 2022

Market Report Description

The Global Nicotine Gum Market size is expected to reach $2.3 billion by 2031, rising at a market growth of 5.4% CAGR during the forecast period. In the year 2023, the market attained a volume of 40,162.58 thousand units (100pcs. Per pack) experiencing a growth of 2.2% (2020-2023).

Several governments in the Asia Pacific are putting stronger tobacco control laws and regulations into effect to lower smoking rates. Policies supporting smoking cessation programs and endorsing NRTs like nicotine gum further drive demand for these products among smokers looking to quit. Therefore, the Asia pacific region would acquire nearly 23% of the total market share by 2031. Also, the China market would consume 2,597.52 thousand units of these gums by 2031.

Nicotine Gum Market Size - Global Opportunities and Trends Analysis Report 2020-2031

As people become more aware of the severe health risks linked to smoking, including cancer, heart disease, respiratory issues, and other chronic conditions, they are more motivated to quit. In addition, healthcare providers frequently recommend this gum as part of smoking cessation programs. In conclusion, increasing awareness of health risks drives the market's growth. Additionally, Due expanding distribution channels, this becomes more accessible to a broader population of smokers seeking cessation aids. Due expanding distribution channels, this gum becomes more accessible to a broader population of smokers seeking cessation aids. In conclusion, expanding the distribution channels is driving the market's growth.

However, Heavy smokers typically have a higher level of nicotine dependence, which means they require a larger amount of nicotine to satisfy their cravings and avoid withdrawal symptoms. In addition, to compensate for the lower nicotine dose, heavy smokers may need to use nicotine gum more frequently. Thus, limited effectiveness for heavy smokers is hindering the growth of the market.

Driving and Restraining Factors
Nicotine Gum Market
  • Increasing awareness of health risks from smoking
  • Expansion of the distribution channels
  • Increasing prevalence of illness related smoking
  • Limited effectiveness for heavy smokers
  • Side effects and tolerability issues
  • Consumer preference for non-invasive therapies
  • Increasing government initiatives and regulations
  • Alternative smoking cessation aids
  • Variability in nicotine absorption

Distribution Channel Outlook

On the basis of distribution channel, the market is segmented into supermarkets & hypermarkets, pharmacies, and online stores. In 2023, the supermarkets and hypermarkets segment attained 32% revenue share in the nicotine gum market. Supermarkets and hypermarkets typically stock diverse nicotine gum brands, flavors, and strengths, catering to various consumer preferences and smoking cessation needs. This variety allows consumers to compare products and choose options that best suit their nicotine dependence level and taste preferences.

Nicotine Gum Market Share and Industry Analysis Report 2023

Type Outlook

Based on type, the market is divided into 2mg and 4mg. The 4mg segment attained 44% significant revenue share in the nicotine gum market in 2023. The segment recorded a volume of 16,662.13 thousand units in 2023. Individuals who smoke heavily or are highly dependent on nicotine often require higher doses to manage cravings and withdrawal symptoms effectively.

Free Valuable Insights: Global Nicotine Gum Market size to reach USD 2.3 Billion by 2031

Regional Outlook

Region-wise, the market is analyzed across North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and LAMEA. The North America region witnessed 42% revenue share in the nicotine gum market in 2023. Historically, North America has had relatively high smoking rates compared to other regions. The prevalence of smoking has led to a significant market for smoking cessation products like nicotine gum, which helps individuals manage nicotine cravings and reduce tobacco consumption.

Nicotine Gum Market Report Coverage
Report Attribute Details
Market size value in 2023 USD 1.6 Billion
Market size forecast in 2031 USD 2.3 Billion
Base Year 2023
Historical Period 2020 to 2022
Forecast Period 2024 to 2031
Revenue Growth Rate CAGR of 5.4% from 2024 to 2031
Quantitative Data Volume in thousand units (100pcs. Per pack), Revenue in USD Billion, and CAGR from 2020 to 2031
Number of Pages 228
Tables 488
Report coverage Market Trends, Revenue Estimation and Forecast, Segmentation Analysis, Regional and Country Breakdown, Porter’s 5 Forces Analysis, Company Profiling, Companies Strategic Developments, SWOT Analysis, Winning Imperatives
Segments covered Type, Distribution Channel, Region
Country scope
  • North America (US, Canada, Mexico, and Rest of North America)
  • Europe (Germany, UK, France, Russia, Spain, Italy, and Rest of Europe)
  • Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, and Rest of Asia Pacific)
  • LAMEA (Brazil, Argentina, UAE, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Nigeria, and Rest of LAMEA)
Companies Included Johnson & Johnson, Novartis AG, ITC Limited, Cipla Limited, Perrigo Company PLC, Philip Morris International, Inc., ALCHEM INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. and Alkalon A/S
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List of Key Companies Profiled

  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Novartis AG
  • ITC Limited
  • Cipla Limited
  • Perrigo Company PLC
  • Philip Morris International, Inc.
  • Alkalon A/S

Nicotine Gum Market Report Segmentation

By Type (Volume, thousand units (100pcs. Per pack), USD Billion, 2020-2031)

  • 2 mg
  • 4 mg

By Distribution Channel (Volume, thousand units (100pcs. Per pack), USD Billion, 2020-2031)

  • Pharmacies
  • Supermarkets & Hypermarkets
  • Online Stores

By Geography (Volume, thousand units (100pcs. Per pack), USD Billion, 2020-2031)

  • North America
    • US
    • Canada
    • Mexico
    • Rest of North America
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • UK
    • France
    • Russia
    • Spain
    • Italy
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • Singapore
    • Malaysia
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
    • Brazil
    • Argentina
    • UAE
    • Saudi Arabia
    • South Africa
    • Nigeria
    • Rest of LAMEA


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