Book Publishing Market Report 2007


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Published Date :
October 2007find similar
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Price :
£ 575
Contents :
13 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Book Publishing 2007

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), Mid-years-2006

Gross Domestic Product

Table: Uk Gross Domestic Product At Current And Annual Chain-linked Prices (£m),-2006

Inflation

Table: Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-2006

Unemployment

Table: Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons In The Uk (million),-2006

Market Position

The Uk

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

Figure: Uk Publishing Sales By Sector By Value (%),

2. Market Size

The Total Market

Retail Value

Table: The Total Uk Retail Book Market By Sector By Value (£m),-2006

Figure: The Total Uk Retail Book Market By Sector By Value (£m),-2006

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

Book Output

Table: Number Of New And Revised Books Titles In The Uk,-2006

By Market Sector

Consumer Books

Table: The Uk Retail Consumer Book Sector By Value (£m),-2006

Academic And Professional Books

Table: The Uk Retail Academic And Professional Book Sector By Value (£m),-2006

School Books

Table: The Uk Retail School Books Sector By Value (£m),-2006

Overseas Trade

Exports

Table: Uk Publishers' Export Sales By Value (£m),-2006

Imports

3. Industry Background

Recent History

Industry Synopsis

Table: Financial Results Of Uk Publishers (£000, % And £),/2007

Number Of Companies

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In The Book Publishing Industry By Turnover Sizeband (number And %),-2006

Employment

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Local Units Engaged In The Book Publishing Industry By Employment Sizeband (number And %),-2006

Regional Variations

Distribution

Retailing

Bookshop Chains

Independent Bookshops

Supermarkets And Mixed Multiples

Book Clubs/mail Order

The Internet

Other Outlets

How Robust Is The Market?

Legislation

Key Trade Associations

The Booksellers Association

The Independent Publishers Guild

The Publishers Association

Other Trade Organisations

Book Marketing Ltd

Nielsen Bookdata

4. Competitor Analysis

The Marketplace

Market Leaders

Table: Leading Uk Publishers By Turnover And Pre-tax Profit (£m), Latest Financial Year

Reed Elsevier Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Pearson Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Informa Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Thomson Corporation Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Oxford University Press

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Hachette Livre Uk

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Random House Group Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Macmillan Publishers Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Blackwell Publishing Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Harpercollins Publishers Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Cambridge University Press

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

The Quarto Group Inc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Bloomsbury Publishing Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Other Companies

Marketing Activity

Main Media Advertising Expenditure

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

Exhibitions

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 (%),-2006

Book Purchasing By Demographic Group

Table: Penetration Of Purchasers Of Hardback And Paperback Books By Sex, Age, Social Grade And Region (% Of Adults),-2006

Consumer Profile

Purchasing By Demographic Group

Table: Profile Of Purchasers Of Hardback And Paperback Books By Sex, Age, Social Grade And Region (%),-2006

Audio Books

And The Future?

7. Current Issues

State Of The Market

What Kind Of Digital Future?

Us/uk Rights

Copyright

Corporate Developments

A Parliamentary Group For Publishers

8. The Global Market

Market Size

Europe

Beyond Europe

9. Forecasts

Economic Forecasts

Table: Uk Economic Forecast For Population, Gross Domestic Product, Inflation And Unemployment (000, % And Million),-2011

Forecast To

Table: The Forecast Total Uk Retail Book Market (£m), -2011

Market Growth

Figure: The Forecast Total Uk Retail Book Market (£m), -2011

Future Trends

Alarm Over Open Access In The Academic Sector

Will The Charities Review Affect Publishers?

10. Company Profiles

Blackwell Publishing Ltd

Bloomsbury Publishing Plc

Harpercollins Publishers Ltd

Informa Plc

Macmillan Publishers Ltd

Pearson Plc

The Quarto Group Inc

The Random House Group Ltd

Reed Elsevier Group Plc

11. Consumer Confidence

Methodology

Key Findings This Quarter

The Willingness To Borrow

Confidence Improves

Table A: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant November Prices (£ And £bn), February-2007

Willingness To Borrow Slips Slightly

Table B: The Number Of Adults Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items (000 And %), February-2007

Spending From Savings

Slight Increase In Spending From Savings

Table C: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Spend From Savings In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant November Prices (£ And £bn), February-2007

Saving Grows In Relative Importance

Table D: The Average Amounts Adults Are Confident Spending To Purchase Expensive Items (£ And %), February-2007

12. Further Sources

Associations

Publications

Government Publications

General Sources

Other Sources

Bisnode Sources

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