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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 2014-18, and forecast to 2023). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

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 $4.1bn in 2018, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -5.5% between 2014 and 2018.
  • Market consumption volumes declined with a CARC of -8.1% between 2014 and 2018, to reach a total of 6.8 million copies in 2018.
  • According to the WARC, national news brand advertising market fell by 7.5% between O3 2017 – Q3 2018.
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 2018?
  • What will be the size of the United Kingdom newspapers market in 2023?
  • 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
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Daily Mail and General Trust plc
Guardian Media Group plc
News Corporation
Trinity Mirror plc
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
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Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: United Kingdom newspapers market value: $ million, 2014–18
Table 2: United Kingdom newspapers market volume: thousand copies, 2014–18
Table 3: United Kingdom newspapers market geography segmentation: $ million, 2018
Table 4: United Kingdom newspapers market value forecast: $ million, 2018–23
Table 5: United Kingdom newspapers market volume forecast: thousand copies, 2018–23
Table 6: Daily Mail and General Trust plc: key facts
Table 7: Daily Mail and General Trust plc: key financials ($)
Table 8: Daily Mail and General Trust plc: key financials (£)
Table 9: Daily Mail and General Trust plc: key financial ratios
Table 10: Guardian Media Group plc: key facts
Table 11: News Corporation: key facts
Table 12: News Corporation: key financials ($)
Table 13: News Corporation: key financial ratios
Table 14: Trinity Mirror plc: key facts
Table 15: Trinity Mirror plc: key financials ($)
Table 16: Trinity Mirror plc: key financials (£)
Table 17: Trinity Mirror plc: key financial ratios
Table 18: United Kingdom size of population (million), 2014–18
Table 19: United Kingdom gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2014–18
Table 20: United Kingdom gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2014–18
Table 21: United Kingdom inflation, 2014–18
Table 22: United Kingdom consumer price index (absolute), 2014–18
Table 23: United Kingdom exchange rate, 2014–18
List of Figures
Figure 1: United Kingdom newspapers market value: $ million, 2014–18
Figure 2: United Kingdom newspapers market volume: thousand copies, 2014–18
Figure 3: United Kingdom newspapers market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2018
Figure 4: United Kingdom newspapers market value forecast: $ million, 2018–23
Figure 5: United Kingdom newspapers market volume forecast: thousand copies, 2018–23
Figure 6: Forces driving competition in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom, 2018
Figure 7: Drivers of buyer power in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom, 2018
Figure 8: Drivers of supplier power in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom, 2018
Figure 9: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom, 2018
Figure 10: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom, 2018
Figure 11: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the newspapers market in the United Kingdom, 2018
Figure 12: Daily Mail and General Trust plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 13: Daily Mail and General Trust plc: assets & liabilities
Figure 14: News Corporation: revenues & profitability
Figure 15: News Corporation: assets & liabilities
Figure 16: Trinity Mirror plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 17: Trinity Mirror plc: assets & liabilities

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