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Publishing in the United States

Publishing in the United States

Summary

Publishing in the United States industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 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 States publishing market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key Highlights

  • The publishing market consists of books, newspaper and magazines segments.
  • The US publishing market had total revenues of $63.8bn in 2017, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -2.2% between 2013 and 2017.
  • The books segment was the market's most lucrative in 2017, with total revenues of $28.1bn, equivalent to 44% of the market's overall value.
  • Declines in this market are being driven by the contraction seen in the newspapers and magazines segments of the market. Newspapers are being impacted by the fall of advertising spend, both in print and digital form.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the publishing market in the United States
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the publishing market in the United States
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key publishing market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the United States publishing market with five year forecasts
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the United States publishing market by value in 2017?
  • What will be the size of the United States publishing market in 2022?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United States publishing market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up the United States's publishing market?


Executive Summary 2
Market value 2
Market value forecast 2
Category segmentation 2
Geography segmentation 2
Market rivalry 2
Market Overview 7
Market definition 7
Market analysis 7
Market Data 9
Market value 9
Market Segmentation 10
Category segmentation 10
Geography segmentation 11
Market Outlook 12
Market value forecast 12
Five Forces Analysis 13
Summary 13
Buyer power 15
Supplier power 17
New entrants 19
Threat of substitutes 21
Degree of rivalry 23
Leading Companies 25
Bertelsmann AG 25
Gannett Co., Inc. 29
News Corporation 32
Time Warner Inc. 36
Macroeconomic Indicators 41
Country data 41
Methodology 43
Industry associations 44
Related MarketLine research 44
Appendix 45
About MarketLine 45
List of Tables
Table 1: United States publishing market value: $ million, 2013-17
Table 2: United States publishing market category segmentation: $ million, 2017
Table 3: United States publishing market geography segmentation: $ million, 2017
Table 4: United States publishing market value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Table 5: Bertelsmann AG: key facts
Table 6: Bertelsmann AG: key financials ($)
Table 7: Bertelsmann AG: key financials (€)
Table 8: Bertelsmann AG: key financial ratios
Table 9: Gannett Co., Inc.: key facts
Table 10: Gannett Co., Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 11: Gannett Co., Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 12: News Corporation: key facts
Table 13: News Corporation: key financials ($)
Table 14: News Corporation: key financial ratios
Table 15: Time Warner Inc.: key facts
Table 16: Time Warner Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 17: Time Warner Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 18: United States size of population (million), 2013-17
Table 19: United States gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 20: United States gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 21: United States inflation, 2013-17
Table 22: United States consumer price index (absolute), 2013-17
Table 23: United States exchange rate, 2013-17
List of Figures
Figure 1: United States publishing market value: $ million, 2013-17
Figure 2: United States publishing market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 3: United States publishing market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 4: United States publishing market value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the publishing market in the United States, 2017
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the publishing market in the United States, 2017
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the publishing market in the United States, 2017
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the publishing market in the United States, 2017
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the publishing market in the United States, 2017
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the publishing market in the United States, 2017
Figure 11: Bertelsmann AG: revenues & profitability
Figure 12: Bertelsmann AG: assets & liabilities
Figure 13: Gannett Co., Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: Gannett Co., Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: News Corporation: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: News Corporation: assets & liabilities
Figure 17: Time Warner Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 18: Time Warner Inc.: assets & liabilities

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