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Newspaper Printing in the UK: Market Research Report

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Newspaper Printing Market Research Report | SIC C18.110 | Jun 2014

Crumpling up: Revenue is plummeting as consumers choose to read news online

IBISWorld’s Newspaper Printing market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Harmsworth Printing Limited Harmsworth Printing Limited market share
Newsprinters Limited Newsprinters Limited market share
Northern & Shell Northern & Shell market share
Trinity Mirror Printing Ltd Trinity Mirror Printing Ltd market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
£439m
Annual Growth 10-15
-7.1%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Profit
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Employment
3,342
Businesses
39
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The industry is comprised of companies that print , newspapers or periodicals that at least four times a week on their own behalf or on a contract basis. Competition from online substitutes is wreaking havoc on the Newspaper Publishing industry. Although many publishers have been able to respond to the competition by building their own online brand and attracting advertising revenue from their websites, this is not possible for businesses that derive income from printing physical copies of newspapers. As a result, revenue declines in the Newspaper Printing industry have been savage. Industry revenue is expected to decline at a compound annual rate of 7.1% over the five years through 2014-15, reaching £438.5 million. This includes a forecast decline of 6.5% in the current year... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The Newspaper Printing industry has an extremely high level of market share concentration, since the top four companies are estimated to account for 84.5% of the market in 2014-15. The industry is clearly dominated by a small group of firms, and this is partly due to the newspaper market being dominated by a select number of titles, which are generally owned by a small group of companies. Most publishing companies own printing subsidiaries, resulting in the leading newspaper publishing companies also dominating the printing industry.

The rise in contract printing for third parties is increasing the control of these companies... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Newspaper Printing Industry?

This industry comprises companies that print newspapers on their own behalf or on a contract basis. The industry also includes the printing of periodicals that appear at least four times a week.

Industry Products
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Industry Activities
Newspaper printingPrinting periodicals that appear more than four times a week


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