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Publishing in South Africa

  • June 2016
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  • MarketLine
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  • 35 pages

Summary
Publishing in South Africa industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2011-15, and forecast to 2020). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the South Africa publishing market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.



Synopsis
Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the publishing market in South Africa

Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the publishing market in South Africa

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 South Africa publishing market with five year forecasts

Macroeconomic indicators provide insight into general trends within the South Africa economy



Reasons To Buy
What was the size of the South Africa publishing market by value in 2015?

What will be the size of the South Africa publishing market in 2020?

What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Africa publishing market?

How has the market performed over the last five years?

What are the main segments that make up South Africa's publishing market?

Key Highlights
• The publishing market consists of books, newspaper and magazines segments.

• The South African publishing market had total revenues of $1,231.9m in 2015, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.7% between 2011 and 2015.

• The magazine segment was the market's most lucrative in 2015, with total revenues of $588.6m, equivalent to 47.8% of the market's overall value.

• The South African book market continues to face a number of limitations such as the high illiteracy rate and low incomes, and because of it rich and diverse cultures which has resulted 11 spoken languages. This makes it is rather impossible to publish books to reach a very wide audience.

Table Of Contents

Publishing in South Africa
Table of Contents
Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers
Naspers Limited
Times Media Group
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Appendix
About MarketLine

List of Tables
Table 1: South Africa publishing market value: $ million, 2011-15
Table 2: South Africa publishing market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2011-2015
Table 3: South Africa publishing market category segmentation: $ million, 2011-2015
Table 4: South Africa publishing market geography segmentation: $ million, 2015
Table 5: South Africa publishing market value forecast: $ million, 2015-20
Table 6: Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers: key facts
Table 7: Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers: key financials ($)
Table 8: Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers: key financials (ZAR)
Table 9: Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers: key financial ratios
Table 10: Naspers Limited: key facts
Table 11: Naspers Limited: key financials ($)
Table 12: Naspers Limited: key financials (ZAR)
Table 13: Naspers Limited: key financial ratios
Table 14: Times Media Group: key facts
Table 15: Times Media Group: key financials ($)
Table 16: Times Media Group: key financials (ZAR)
Table 17: Times Media Group: key financial ratios
Table 18: South Africa size of population (million), 2011-15
Table 19: South Africa gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2011-15
Table 20: South Africa gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2011-15
Table 21: South Africa inflation, 2011-15
Table 22: South Africa consumer price index (absolute), 2011-15
Table 23: South Africa exchange rate, 2011-15

List of Figures
Figure 1: South Africa publishing market value: $ million, 2011-15
Figure 2: South Africa publishing market category segmentation: $ million, 2011-2015
Figure 3: South Africa publishing market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2015
Figure 4: South Africa publishing market value forecast: $ million, 2015-20
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the publishing market in South Africa, 2015
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the publishing market in South Africa, 2015
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the publishing market in South Africa, 2015
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the publishing market in South Africa, 2015
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the publishing market in South Africa, 2015
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the publishing market in South Africa, 2015
Figure 11: Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers: revenues and profitability
Figure 12: Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers: assets and liabilities
Figure 13: Naspers Limited: revenues and profitability
Figure 14: Naspers Limited: assets and liabilities
Figure 15: Times Media Group: revenues and profitability
Figure 16: Times Media Group: assets and liabilities

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