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2018 U.S. Music Publishing Industry-Industry & Market Report

The 2018 U.S. Music Publishing Industry-Industry & Market report, published annually by Barnes Reports, contains timely and accurate industry statistics, forecasts and demographics.

The report features 2018 current and 2019 forecast estimates on the size of the industry (sales, establishments, employment) nationally and for all 50 U.S. States and over 900 metro areas. Other data include financial ratios, number of firms, payroll, industry definition, 5-year historical trends on industry sales, establishments and employment, a breakdown of establishments, sales and employment by employee size of establishment (9 categories), and estimates on up to 10 sub-industries, publishing and printing music books.

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in acquiring and registering copyrights for musical compositions in accordance with law and promoting and authorizing the use of these compositions in recordings, radio, television, motion pictures, live performances, print, or other media. Establishments in this industry represent the interests of the songwriter or other owners of musical compositions to produce revenues from the use of such works, generally through licensing agreements. These establishments may own the copyright or act as administrator of the music copyrights on behalf of copyright owners. Publishers of music books and sheet music are included in this industry.

Barnes Reports' Industry & Market reports are an essential part of any GAP analysis, benchmarking project, SWOT analysis, business plan, risk analysis, or growth-share matrix.


Users' Guide Industry Definition and Related Industries Industry Establishments, Sales and Employment Trends Other data include financial ratios, Establishments, Firms, payroll Sub-Industries - 2018 Estimated Industry Sales ($Millions) Sub-Industries - 2018 Estimated Number of Establishments Sub-Industries - 2018 Estimated Number of Employees 5-Year Trend - Estimated Industry Sales ($Millions) 5-Year Trend - Estimated Number of Establishments 5-Year Trend - Estimated Number of Employees 2018 U.S. Metropolitan Areas - Estimated Number of Establishments 2018 U.S. Metropolitan Areas - Estimated Industry Sales ($Millions) 2018 U.S. Metropolitan Areas - Estimated Number of Employees 2019 U.S. Metropolitan Areas - Estimated Number of Establishments 2019 U.S. Metropolitan Areas - Estimated Industry Sales ($Millions) 2019 U.S. Metropolitan Areas - Estimated Number of Employees 2018 U.S. States - Estimated Number of Establishments 2018 U.S. States - Estimated Industry Sales ($Millions) 2018 U.S. States - Estimated Number of Employees 2019 U.S. States - Estimated Number of Establishments 2019 U.S. States - Estimated Industry Sales ($Millions) 2019 U.S. States - Estimated Number of Employees Definitions and Terms

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