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Newspapers in the United Kingdom

Newspapers in the United Kingdom

Summary

Newspapers in the United Kingdom industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the United Kingdom newspapers market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key Highlights

  • 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), and advertising revenue.
  • The UK newspapers market had total revenues of $4.2bn in 2017, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -6.1% between 2013 and 2017.
  • Market consumption volumes declined with a CARC of -7% between 2013 and 2017, to reach a total of 7.4 million copies in 2017.
  • The fall of the UK market can be attributed to the decline of print sales on which publishers are heavily reliant on as well as declines in print advertising revenue. What’s more, a price increase in the print editions has not been enough to compensate for this.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading players in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the newspapers market in the United Kingdom
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key newspapers market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the United Kingdom newspapers market with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the United Kingdom newspapers market by value in 2017?
  • What will be the size of the United Kingdom newspapers market in 2022?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United Kingdom newspapers market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • How large is the United Kingdom’s newspapers market in relation to its regional counterparts?


Executive Summary 2
Market value 2
Market value forecast 2
Market volume 2
Market volume forecast 2
Geography segmentation 2
Market rivalry 2
Market Overview 7
Market definition 7
Market analysis 7
Market Data 9
Market value 9
Market volume 10
Market Segmentation 11
Geography segmentation 11
Market Outlook 12
Market value forecast 12
Market volume forecast 13
Five Forces Analysis 14
Summary 14
Buyer power 15
Supplier power 17
New entrants 18
Threat of substitutes 20
Degree of rivalry 21
Leading Companies 23
Daily Mail and General Trust plc 23
Guardian Media Group plc 26
News Corporation 29
Trinity Mirror plc 33
Macroeconomic Indicators 36
Country data 36
Methodology 38
Industry associations 39
Related MarketLine research 39
Appendix 40
About MarketLine 40
List of Tables
Table 1: United Kingdom newspapers market value: $ million, 2013-17
Table 2: United Kingdom newspapers market volume: thousand copies, 2013-17
Table 3: United Kingdom newspapers market geography segmentation: $ million, 2017
Table 4: United Kingdom newspapers market value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Table 5: United Kingdom newspapers market volume forecast: thousand copies, 2017-22
Table 6: Daily Mail and General Trust plc: key facts
Table 7: Daily Mail and General Trust plc: key financials ($)
Table 8: Daily Mail and General Trust plc: key financials (£)
Table 9: Daily Mail and General Trust plc: key financial ratios
Table 10: Guardian Media Group plc: key facts
Table 11: Guardian Media Group plc: key financials ($)
Table 12: Guardian Media Group plc: key financials (£)
Table 13: Guardian Media Group plc: key financial ratios
Table 14: News Corporation: key facts
Table 15: News Corporation: key financials ($)
Table 16: News Corporation: key financial ratios
Table 17: Trinity Mirror plc: key facts
Table 18: Trinity Mirror plc: key financials ($)
Table 19: Trinity Mirror plc: key financials (£)
Table 20: Trinity Mirror plc: key financial ratios
Table 21: United Kingdom size of population (million), 2013-17
Table 22: United Kingdom gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 23: United Kingdom gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 24: United Kingdom inflation, 2013-17
Table 25: United Kingdom consumer price index (absolute), 2013-17
Table 26: United Kingdom exchange rate, 2013-17
List of Figures
Figure 1: United Kingdom newspapers market value: $ million, 2013-17
Figure 2: United Kingdom newspapers market volume: thousand copies, 2013-17
Figure 3: United Kingdom newspapers market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 4: United Kingdom newspapers market value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Figure 5: United Kingdom newspapers market volume forecast: thousand copies, 2017-22
Figure 6: Forces driving competition in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom, 2017
Figure 7: Drivers of buyer power in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom, 2017
Figure 8: Drivers of supplier power in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom, 2017
Figure 9: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom, 2017
Figure 10: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom, 2017
Figure 11: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom, 2017
Figure 12: Daily Mail and General Trust plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 13: Daily Mail and General Trust plc: assets & liabilities
Figure 14: Guardian Media Group plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 15: Guardian Media Group plc: assets & liabilities
Figure 16: News Corporation: revenues & profitability
Figure 17: News Corporation: assets & liabilities
Figure 18: Trinity Mirror plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 19: Trinity Mirror plc: assets & liabilities

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