Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Over the past decade, the digital age has driven demand for visual entertainment and films delivered to households in a variety of new media and formats. Industry growth is linked to box office takings at cinemas and film distribution to free-to-air TV, pay-TV and other networks. However, combined sales and rentals of DVDs and Blu-ray Discs have decreased since 2008-09, with increased film piracy and web downloads increasing steadily to the industry's detriment.
The industry requires film and video distributors to have solid ties and agreements with local and international film libraries and producers to guarantee a steady flow of existing and new video products to clients... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
Industry concentration measures the extent to which the top four players dominate an industry. IBISWorld estimates that the top four operators in the industry account for 46.1% of revenue in 2013-14 and the eight largest companies make up for 60.9% of revenue. While there are several large companies in the industry, there are also many small firms that only handle narrow product ranges with small volumes, specialising in niche markets and operating within small geographic regions.
Within the cinema distribution component of the industry, the top six major distributors account for about 85.0% of total box office revenue... purchase to read more