Printing in Australia: Market Research Report

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Printing Market Research Report | ANZSIC C1611 | May 2016

Folded: The industry has consolidated,with tough trading conditions taking its toll

IBISWorld’s 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.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Printing industry has been hit hard over the past five years, as consumers have increasingly sought information through online platforms rather than printed materials. This trend has led to a sharp decline in demand for professional printing services from industry providers. Online media continues to encroach on the domain of newspaper, magazine, book and directory publishers. As digital technology has evolved, the printed word has become, in comparison, slow to produce and costly to distribute. Consumers and businesses have therefore increasingly traded and conducted business online without using printed materials. As a result, industry revenue is expected to fall at an annualised 2.3% over the five years through 2015-16 to reach $7.6 billion... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

Printing companies produce a range of printed publications. These include advertising materials, newspapers, journals, periodicals, labels, financial documents and materials, and correspondence materials. Domestic book printing activities only account for a small portion of industry revenue as most book publishers choose to complete this work in-house or offshore.

Advertising materials

Advertising materials account for the largest share of industry revenue. This segment includes catalogues, brochures, leaflets, booklets, posters and any other printed materials used for advertising purposes... purchase to read more


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What is the Printing Industry?

Companies in the industry primarily provide printing and reprographic services. Printing methods include offset lithographic, reprographic, digital, relief and screen-printing. Firms that are mainly engaged in screen-printing on clothing and apparel are also included in the industry.

Industry Products
Advertising materialsNewspapers, magazines, journals and periodicalsNon-publication printed materialsBusiness and financial documents and materials
Industry Activities
Commercial printingDigital printingOffset lithographic printingScreen printingNewspaper printingBook printingCatalogue printingMagazine printingPhotocopying servicesRelief, letterpress and flexographic printing

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