Publishing in JapanIntroduction
Publishing in Japan industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2008-12, and forecast to 2017). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the Japan publishing market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.Highlights
- The publishing market consists of books, newspaper and magazines segments. The book publishing industry comprises publishers of academic, professional, general and other (fictions, non-fiction etc.) books. The newspaper market is valued as the sum total of all revenues gained from the selling of newspapers including those gained through circulation, subscription (inc. online subscription), but not including those revenues gained through advertising. The market value of this segment refers to the domestic B2C sales of books only at the retail sales price (RSP). The newspaper and magazine segment value is calculated as the revenues generated by publishers from B2C sales of copies of their products, and does not include advertising revenues. Any currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2011 annual average exchange rates.
- The Japanese publishing market is forecast to generate total revenues of $51,872.8m in 2012, representing a CARC of -1.3% between 2008 and 2012.
- The books segment is expected to be the market's most lucrative in 2012, with total revenues of $23,500m, equivalent to 45.3% of the market's overall value.
- The performance of the market is forecast to decline further but with a slower pace, with an anticipated CARC of -0.9% for the five-year period 2012 - 2017, which is expected to drive the market to a value of $49,455.7m by the end of 2017.
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