2023 first half of China’s exports of vapes to the United States, disposable vapes accounted for 74%

According to Chinese customs data, China’s export of e-cigarettes to the United States in the first half of 2023 has two supreme statistics.

According to statistics, from January to June 2023, the value of China’s e-cigarette exports to the United States was 1.489 billion US dollars, accounting for 48.20% of the export value for the whole year of last year, down 2.2% year-on-year, accounting for 27.15% of China’s total exports.

At the same time, the total export of e-cigarettes was about 30,700 tons, equivalent to 55.2% of the annual export volume in 2022, an increase of 17.77% year-on-year, accounting for 29.48% of China’s total export.
Among them, the export value and volume of e-cigarettes in April were the highest in the first half of the year, at $307 million and 6319.47 tons, respectively.
According to the data, compared with last year, the value of China’s e-cigarette exports to the United States fluctuated significantly from January to March this year and was relatively stable from April to June.
However, unlike the changing trend of export value, from February to June, China’s e-cigarette exports to the United States maintained a year-on-year growth of about 30%.

 

In terms of product type, from January to June 2023, the value of China’s one-time e-cigarette exports to the United States reached $1.1 billion, accounting for about 74% of China’s total e-cigarette exports to the United States, with an average monthly export value of about $183 million.
The export value of other e-cigarette brands (mainly loaded and open) was $389 million, with an average monthly export value of about $65 million.


From the point of view of export prices, in the first half of 2023, the export price of e-cigarettes in China is about $62.52 per kilogram. Among them, the average export price of disposable e-cigarettes is $42.54 per kg, while the average export price of other e-cigarette brands (open and loaded) is $82.49 per kg.
From January to June, the average price of disposable e-cigarette products reached its highest level in January, with an average price of $45.84 per kilogram; The lowest level was reached in June when the price per kilogram was $39.18, and the price of disposable e-cigarette products continued to decline slowly.
Other e-cigarette brands (open, loaded) had the highest average price in March, at $88.24, but the lowest price in February, at $74.46 per kilogram.