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Publishing in South Africa

Publishing in South Africa

Summary

Publishing in South Africa industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 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 publishing market consists of books, newspapers and magazines.The South African publishing market had total revenues of $1,053.0m in 2018, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2% between 2014 and 2018.The Books segment was the market's most lucrative in 2018, with total revenues of $648.9m, equivalent to 61.6% of the market's overall value.For every ten books sold in South Africa, approximately seven are for educational purposes. Evidently, that sector is pivotal towards the continued growth of the market. E-books are also becoming important to the market. However, it is still in its primitive age.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the publishing market in South AfricaUse the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the publishing market in South AfricaLeading company profiles reveal details of key publishing market players’ global operations and financial performanceAdd weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the South Africa publishing market with five year forecasts
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the South Africa publishing market by value in 2018?What will be the size of the South Africa publishing market in 2023?What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Africa publishing market?How has the market performed over the last five years?What are the main segments that make up South Africa's publishing market?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers Limited
Nanfang Media Group
Tiso Blackstar Group SE
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
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Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: South Africa publishing market value: $ million, 2014-18
Table 2: South Africa publishing market category segmentation: $ million, 2018
Table 3: South Africa publishing market geography segmentation: $ million, 2018
Table 4: South Africa publishing market value forecast: $ million, 2018-23
Table 5: Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers Limited: key facts
Table 6: Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers Limited: key financials ($)
Table 7: Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers Limited: key financials (ZAR)
Table 8: Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers Limited: key financial ratios
Table 9: Nanfang Media Group: key facts
Table 10: Tiso Blackstar Group SE: key facts
Table 11: Tiso Blackstar Group SE: key financials ($)
Table 12: Tiso Blackstar Group SE: key financials (£)
Table 13: Tiso Blackstar Group SE: key financial ratios
Table 14: South Africa size of population (million), 2014-18
Table 15: South Africa gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2014-18
Table 16: South Africa gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2014-18
Table 17: South Africa inflation, 2014-18
Table 18: South Africa consumer price index (absolute), 2014-18
Table 19: South Africa exchange rate, 2014-18
List of Figures
Figure 1: South Africa publishing market value: $ million, 2014-18
Figure 2: South Africa publishing market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2018
Figure 3: South Africa publishing market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2018
Figure 4: South Africa publishing market value forecast: $ million, 2018-23
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the publishing market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the publishing market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the publishing market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the publishing market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the publishing market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the publishing market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 11: Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 12: Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers Limited: assets & liabilities
Figure 13: Tiso Blackstar Group SE: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: Tiso Blackstar Group SE: assets & liabilities

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