Publishing in South Korea

Publishing in South Korea

Summary

Publishing in South Korea 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 Korean publishing market had total revenues of $5,899.7m in 2018, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.3% between 2014 and 2018.The Books segment was the market's most lucrative in 2018, with total revenues of $3,174.8m, equivalent to 53.8% of the market's overall value.Despite the overall decline in print publishing like other mature markets, South Korean educational content publishing is still booming as it accounts for over 60% of the book market due to South Korea’s fiercely competitive education system.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the publishing market in South KoreaUse the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the publishing market in South KoreaLeading 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 Korea publishing market with five year forecasts
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the South Korea publishing market by value in 2018?What will be the size of the South Korea publishing market in 2023?What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Korea publishing market?How has the market performed over the last five years?What are the main segments that make up South Korea'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
Changbi Publishers, Inc.
Hankook Ilbo Media Group
Kyowon
Woongjin ThinkBig Co., Ltd.
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
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Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: South Korea publishing market value: $ million, 2014-18
Table 2: South Korea publishing market category segmentation: $ million, 2018
Table 3: South Korea publishing market geography segmentation: $ million, 2018
Table 4: South Korea publishing market value forecast: $ million, 2018-23
Table 5: Changbi Publishers, Inc.: key facts
Table 6: Hankook Ilbo Media Group: key facts
Table 7: Kyowon: key facts
Table 8: Woongjin ThinkBig Co., Ltd.: key facts
Table 9: Woongjin ThinkBig Co., Ltd.: key financials ($)
Table 10: Woongjin ThinkBig Co., Ltd.: key financials (KRW)
Table 11: Woongjin ThinkBig Co., Ltd.: key financial ratios
Table 12: South Korea size of population (million), 2014-18
Table 13: South Korea gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2014-18
Table 14: South Korea gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2014-18
Table 15: South Korea inflation, 2014-18
Table 16: South Korea consumer price index (absolute), 2014-18
Table 17: South Korea exchange rate, 2014-18
List of Figures
Figure 1: South Korea publishing market value: $ million, 2014-18
Figure 2: South Korea publishing market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2018
Figure 3: South Korea publishing market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2018
Figure 4: South Korea publishing market value forecast: $ million, 2018-23
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the publishing market in South Korea, 2018
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the publishing market in South Korea, 2018
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the publishing market in South Korea, 2018
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the publishing market in South Korea, 2018
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the publishing market in South Korea, 2018
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the publishing market in South Korea, 2018
Figure 11: Woongjin ThinkBig Co., Ltd.: revenues & profitability
Figure 12: Woongjin ThinkBig Co., Ltd.: assets & liabilities

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