Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Intellectual Property Leasing industry plays a vital role in the Australian economy. Operators in the industry lease their intellectual property – patents, trademarks, franchising systems and other intangible property – to businesses in exchange for royalties or licensing fees. Businesses then use this intellectual property to create a wide range of tangible and intangible products and services.
Industry revenue is primarily made up of franchising fees and patent leases. Together, these revenue streams are expected to generate $17.1 billion in 2014-15. Franchising represents the bulk of industry revenue, at over 90%... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
IBISWorld uses industry value added (IVA) to measure the overall contribution of an industry to the whole of the Australian economy. If the value added of an industry is growing faster than GDP, then that industry is classified as growing. However, such analysis gets more complicated when dealing explicitly with patents. This is because each patent has its own unique value. Therefore, IBISWorld uses the franchise component of the industry to approximate its value add instead.
Over the ten years through 2019-20, industry value added is forecast to grow at an annualised 2.0%, which is slightly below the annualised GDP growth rate of 2.7% over the same period. This implies a mature industry life cycle stage... purchase to read more