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E-books Market in Europe 2018-2022

E-books Market in Europe 2018-2022

About E-books

An e-book is short of electronic books. It is a digital publication that can be read on acomputer, e-reader, or any similar electronic device. An e-book may be a novel, a magazine, newspaper or other publications. However, electronic versions of magazines and newspapers are often called “digital editions” to differentiate them from electronic books.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the E-books market in Europe to grow at a CAGR of 4.58% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the E-books market in Europe for 2018-2022. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of E-books.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • France
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • UK
Technavio's report, E-books Market in Europe 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Amazon
  • Georg Von Holtzbrinck
  • Hachette Livre
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • McGraw-Hill Education
  • Pearson
  • Penguin Random House
  • Rakuten Kobo
  • Simon & Schuster
Market driver
  • Growing popularity of e-readers
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Emerging formats for publishing e-books
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2022 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?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – E-books Market in Europe 2018-2022

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the E-books market in Europe: Amazon, Georg Von Holtzbrinck, Hachette Livre, HarperCollins Publishers, McGraw-Hill Education, Pearson, Penguin Random House, Rakuten Kobo, and Simon & Schuster.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is emerging formats for publishing e-books. Publishers are offering e-books compatible with different ebook readers and devices to significantly drive the popularity of e-books. Publishing formats such as Mobi, EPUB, and KF8 are gaining preference among readers due to the high convenience offered. Also, these online book formats are user-friendly and compatible with several latest electronic devices.”

According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is growing popularity of e-readers. Due to the growth of digitization and continuous technological improvement, consumers are extensively demanding for gadgets and digital devices such as e-readers. E-readers enables the readers to access wide library of reading content. E-readers are gaining prominence in the digital books market as they allow easy portability and access to expansive online book library at an extremely light weight. Also, the reducing prices of advanced e-readers is further encouraging the buyers to purchase e-readers.

Companies Mentioned

Amazon, Georg Von Holtzbrinck, Hachette Livre, HarperCollins Publishers, McGraw-Hill Education, Pearson, Penguin Random House, Rakuten Kobo, and Simon & Schuster.

  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Introduction
    • Global publishing market
      • Table Timeline of digitization of publishing
    • Global digital publishing market
    • Global e-books market
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market - Global publishing market
      • Table Overview of e-books market in Europe
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • E-books market in Europe
      • Table E-books market in Europe - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table E-books market in Europe - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition in 2017
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2017
  • Market segmentation by genre
    • Segmentation by genre
      • Table E-books market in Europe by genre - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by genre
      • Table Comparison by genre
    • Fiction e-books - Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table E-books market in Europe by fiction e-books - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table E-books market in Europe by fiction e-books - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Non-fiction and education e-books- Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table E-books market in Europe by non-fiction and education e-books - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table E-books market in Europe by non-fiction and education e-books - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Other genres - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table E-books market in Europe by other genres - Market size and forecast 2016-2021 ($ mn)
      • Table E-books market in Europe by other genres - Year-over-year growth 2017-2021 (%)
    • Market opportunity by genre
      • Table Market opportunity by genre
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table E-books market in Europe by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Country comparison
      • Table Country comparison
    • UK - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table E-books market in UK - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table E-books market in UK - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Germany - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table E-books market in Germany - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table E-books market in Germany - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • France - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table E-books market in France - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table E-books market in France - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Italy - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table E-books market in Italy - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table E-books market in Italy - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Rest of Europe - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table E-books market in Rest of Europe - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table E-books market in Rest of Europe - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table VAT rates on e-books v/s printed books as of September 2015
      • Table Digital piracy of e-book by age group in Europe 2016 (%)
  • Market trends
    • Emerging formats for publishing e-books
    • Increasing integration of additional features with digital textbooks
    • Rising availability of online translations of ebooks in various local languages
    • Growing e-book subscription services in Europe
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Amazon
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Amazon - Business segments
      • Table Amazon - Organizational developments
      • Table Amazon - Segment focus
      • Table Amazon - Key offerings
    • Georg Von Holtzbrinck
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Georg Von Holtzbrinck- Business segments
      • Table Georg Von Holtzbrinck - Organizational developments
      • Table Georg Von Holtzbrinck - Segment focus
      • Table Georg Von Holtzbrinck - Key offerings
    • Hachette Livre
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Hachette Livre - Business segments
      • Table Hachette Livre - Organizational developments
      • Table Hachette Livre - Segment focus
      • Table Hachette Livre- Key offerings
    • HarperCollins Publishers
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table HarperCollins Publishers - Business segments
      • Table HarperCollins Publishers - Organizational developments
      • Table HarperCollins Publishers - Segment focus
      • Table HarperCollins Publishers- Key offerings
    • McGraw-Hill Education
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table McGraw-Hill Education - Business segments
      • Table McGraw-Hill Education - Organizational developments
      • Table McGraw-Hill Education - Segment focus
      • Table McGraw-Hill Education - Key offerings
    • Pearson
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Pearson - Business segments
      • Table Pearson - Organizational developments
      • Table Pearson - Segment focus
      • Table Pearson- Key offerings
    • Penguin Random House
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Penguin Random House - Business segments
      • Table Penguin Random House - Organizational developments
      • Table Penguin Random House - Segment focus
      • Table Penguin Random House - Key offerings
    • Rakuten Kobo
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Rakuten Kobo - Business segments
      • Table Rakuten Kobo - Organizational developments
      • Table Rakuten Kobo - Segment focus
      • Table Rakuten Kobo - Key offerings
    • Simon & Schuster
      • Table Vendor overview
      • Table Simon & Schuster - Business segments
      • Table Simon and Schuster - Organizational developments
      • Table Simon and Schuster - Segment focus
      • Table Simon and Schuster - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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