The publishing industry comprises establishments mainly engaged in producing publications including magazines, newspapers and directories. The publishing industry produces material in printed or digital format.
The top five companies covered are News Corporation, Axel Springer, Gannett and Co Inc., Bertelsmann and Meredith. News Corporation was the largest company in the newspaper and magazine publishers market.
The countries covered are USA, China, Germany, Brazil, Japan, UK, Spain, Russia, France, Australia, Italy, India and rest of the world.
Newspaper and Magazine Publishers Market Size
The global newspaper and magazine publishers market was valued around $216 billion in 2017. North America was the largest region in the newspaper and magazine publishers market in 2017, accounting for around 38% of the total market. USA was the largest country in the market accounting for around 31% of the total market.
Newspaper and Magazine Publishers Market Trend
In recent years, circulation revenues are increasing steadily compared to advertising revenues. According to a report by PWC, circulation revenues are increasing and they are expected to overtake advertising revenues starting from 2016 and are expected to continue throughout the forecast period.
Newspaper and Magazine Publishers Market Segmentation
The newspaper and magazine publishers market is segmented into Magazine and Periodical Publishers and Newspaper Publishers.
Newspaper publishers publish scheduled publications that have recent news printed on paper called newsprint.
Magazine & periodical publishers publish comic books, radio and television guides, magazines, scholarly journals, newsletters and trade journals.