Book Publishing Market Report 2005


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Published Date :
March 2005find similar
Report Type :
Market Reportfind similar
Report Sector :
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Price :
£ 575
Contents :
12 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Book Publishing 2005

Executive Summary

1. Market Definition

Report Coverage

Market Sectors

Consumer Books

Academic And Professional Books

School Books

Market Trends

Economic Trends

Population

Table: Uk Resident Population Estimates By Sex (000 And %), Mid-years-2003

Gross Domestic Product

Table: Uk Gross Domestic Product At Current And Annual Prices (£m),-2003

Unemployment

Table: Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons (million),-2003

Inflation

Table: Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-2003

Market Position

The Uk

Table: Uk Publishing Sales By Sector By Value, (£m And %),

Overseas

2. Market Size

The Total Market

Retail Book Sales

Table: The Total Uk Retail Book Market By Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2004

Table: The Total Uk Retail Book Market By Share By Value (%),

Book Output

Table: Output Of Books In The Uk By Number Of Titles, -2004

Categories

By Market Sector

Consumer Books

Table: The Uk Retail Consumer Books Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2004

Academic And Professional Books

Table: The Uk Retail Academic And Professional Books Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2004

School Books

Table: The Uk Retail School Book Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2004

Overseas Trade

Exports

Table: Uk Publishers' Export Sales By Value (£m), ,, And-2003

Imports

3. Industry Background

Recent History

Industry Synopsis

Number Of Companies

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In The Book Publishing Industry By Turnover Sizeband (number And %), And

Employment

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Local Units Engaged In The Book Publishing Industry By Employment Sizeband (number And %), And

Regional Variations In The Marketplace

Distribution

Retailing

Bookshop Chains

Independent Booksellers

Supermarkets And Mixed Multiples

Book Clubs And Mail Order

The Internet

Other Outlets

How Robust Is The Market?

Legislation

Retail And Pricing

Copyright And Libel

Vat On Books

Key Trade Associations

The Independent Publishers' Guild

The Publishers' Association

Other Trade Organisations

Book Marketing Ltd

Nielsen Bookdata

4. Competitor Analysis

The Marketplace

Market Leaders

Table: The Top Ten Uk Publishers By Turnover And Pre-tax Profit (£m),/2004

Blackwell Publishing Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Cambridge University Press

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Harper Collins Publishers Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Hodder Headline Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Macmillan Publishers Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Oxford University Press

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Pearson Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Reed Elsevier Group Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

T&f Informa Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

The Random House Group Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Other Publishers

Marketing Activity

Main Media Advertising Expenditure

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By Leading Publishers (£000), Years Ending December And

Exhibitions

Conferences

5. Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities And Threats

Strengths

Weaknesses

Opportunities

Threats

6. Buying Behaviour

Consumer Penetration

Purchasing Patterns

Table: The Purchase Of Consumer Books In The Uk In The Last Months (%),,,, And-2004

Book Purchasing By Demographic Group

Table: Penetration Of Purchasers Of Hardback And Paperback Books By Sex, Age, Social Grade And Region (% Of Adults),, And

Purchasing Profile By Demographic Group

Table: Profile Of Purchasers Of Hardback And Paperback Books By Sex, Age, Social Grade And Region (%),, And

Audio Books

7. Current Issues

Pricing

Growth In Discounting

Supermarket Price Cutting

Cover Prices

Corporate News

Strategic Reviews

Mergers And Acquisitions

8. The Global Market

The World Market

The Eu

9. Forecasts

Introduction

Economic Forecasts

Table: Uk Economic Forecasts For Population, Gross Domestic Product, Inflation And Unemployment (000, % And Million),-2008

Forecasts To

Table: The Forecast Total Uk Retail Book Market By Value (£m At Rsp),-2009

Future Trends

Open Source Or Not?

Expanding The Market

10. Company Profiles

Blackwell Publishing Ltd

Harper Collins Publishers Ltd

Macmillan Publishers Ltd

Pearson Plc

Reed Elsevier Group Plc

Taylor & Francis Group Ltd

The Random House Group Ltd

Further Sources

Associations

Publications

General Sources

Government Publications

Bonnier Information Sources

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