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Global Music Publishing Market - Industry Research Report 2015-2019

Global Music Publishing Market - Industry Research Report 2015-2019

About music publishing

Music publishing involves music recording, merchandizing, publishing, and distributing musical content. To publish the musical content, music publisher requires a copyright of the song along with fee, which is commonly known as royalty. Music publishers are strong intermediaries between songwriters and recording companies. The global music publishing market is highly fragmented with the presence of a large number of small and large vendors.

Technavio's analysts forecast the global music publishing market to grow at a CAGR of 5.43% over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this report

This report covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the global music publishing market for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from music publishing that includes live performance, synchronization, physical sales, digital sales, and others. The report consolidates the revenues generated from the following regions:

  • Americas
  • EMEA
  • APAC
The report only lists the key vendors in the market; it does not present the market share of all the vendors. In addition, the report discusses the major drivers influencing the growth of the global music publishing market, outlines the challenges faced by vendors and the market at large, and the key trends emerging in the market.

Technavio's report, Global Music Publishing Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers Americas, APAC, and EMEA; it also covers the global music publishing market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key regions
  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Key vendors
  • Disney Music
  • Kobalt Music
  • Sony/ATV Music
  • Universal Music
  • Warner Music
Other prominent vendors
  • Avatar Publishing
  • Curb Music Publishing
  • Fox Music
  • Imagem Music
  • MPL Communications
  • Wrensong Publishing
Market driver
  • Growing number of concerts and live performances
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Piracy concerns
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Wearable technology
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Music Publishing Market 2015-2019

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Music Publishing Market: Disney Music, Kobalt Music, Sony/ATV Music, Universal Music, and Warner Music.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Avatar Publishing, Curb Music Publishing, Fox Music, Imagem Music, MPL Communications, and Wrensong Publishing.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “With the availability of products such as Apple Watch, Moto 360, and LG G Watch R, many music service providers are developing compatible applications for these devices.”

According to the report, subscription services are currently witnessing an increasing number of subscribers for digital music and streaming services with the integration of the music streaming application with social media platforms such as Facebook.

Further, the report states that piracy remains a major challenge for the music publishing market worldwide.

Companies Mentioned

Disney Music, Kobalt Music, Sony/ATV Music, Universal Music, Warner Music,Avatar Publishing, Curb Music Publishing, Fox Music, Imagem Music, MPL Communications, Wrensong Publishing.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
    • Customer segments
    • Base year
    • Vendor segmentation
    • Top-vendor offerings
      • Table Product offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market description
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
    • Digital music ecosystem
    • Services offered by music publishers
    • Product life cycle
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global music publishing market 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Global music publishing market by product
      • Table Global music publishing market by product 2014
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Global music publishing market by geography
      • Table Global music publishing market by geography 2014
  • Key leading countries
    • Key leading country 2014
      • Table Key leading country 2014
    • US
      • Table US digital music consumption by genre 2014
  • Market drivers
    • Table Global music streaming service market 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Table Global digital music consumption by genre 2014
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Table Global mobile ad spending 2014-2019 ($ billions)
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Competitive analysis
      • Table Share of leading vendors in global music publishing market 2014
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Disney Music
      • Table Disney Music: Business segmentation
    • Kobalt Music
      • Table Kobalt Music: Services
    • Sony/ATV Music
    • Universal Music
    • Warner Music
      • Table Warner Music: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Warner Music: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table Warner Music: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviation
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