Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Over the past decade, the rise of the digital age has changed the way that visual entertainment and films are delivered to households, with a variety of new media and formats changing the industry's operating landscape. Industry performance is linked to box office takings at cinemas, and film distribution to free-to-air TV, pay TV and other networks. Combined sales and rentals of DVDs and Blu-ray Discs have decreased over the past five years, while film piracy and web downloads have increased steadily, to the industry's detriment.
Film and video distributors need to have solid agreements with local and international film libraries and producers to guarantee a steady flow of video products for clients. Keeping up with technological advancement is also important... 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 52.6% of revenue in 2014-15. 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 segment of the industry, the top seven major distributors account for about 85.0% of total box office revenue... purchase to read more