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Production and disposition of tobacco products, December 2023

Released: 2024-01-30

Canadian manufacturers produced 1.2 billion cigarettes in December 2023, down 8.7% from November 2023. Cigarette production was 52.6% higher compared with December 2022.

In December 2023, the total number of cigarettes sold decreased 14.0% to 1.1 billion from November 2023. The level of sales was 16.7% lower compared with December 2022.

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  Note to readers

Data from January to November 2023 has been revised.

These data are subject to revision and are not seasonally adjusted.

The monthly "Production and Disposition of Tobacco Products" survey measures the quantities of tobacco products produced and sold by Canadian manufacturers.

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