Global Print Market


The global market for printing is forecast to to $724 billion by 2014. In 2008 North American held the largest market share with 31.2 percent. By 2011, Asia is expected to become the market share leader due to emerging markets in the region and it expected to hold 34.9 percent of the market share by 2014.


Leading Print Markets 2009-2014

(U.S. $ billion, current prices)

Rank

Country

2009

2014

1

United States

$198.2

$185.9

2

Japan

99.2

91.1

3

China

58.6

97.6

4

Germany

41.2

33.8

5

Great Britain

32.9

27.8

6

Italy

27.5

24.7

7

France

26.9

25.5

8

Canada

21.8

18.9

9

India

16.3

22.8

11

Spain

16.2

15.0

10

Brazil

15.5

20.5

12

South Korea

14.4

12.4

 

Source PRIMIR World Wide Market for Print, 2009 Update

World Print Market by Region, 2008


1.4% Australia
27.6% W. Europe
3.2% E. Europe
0.6% Africa
0.9% Middle East
31.2% North America
5.1% Latin America
30.0% Asia
Source PRIMIR World Wide Market for Print, 2009 Update

Global Print Market Company Types

(U.S. $ billion, current prices)

Sector

2008

2014

Package Printers

$181.6

$220.1

Newspaper Publishers

48.8

42.0

In-plant Reproduction

41.5

39.1

Commercial Printers

366.0

358.9

Business Support Services (BSS)

26.5

22.7

Quick Printers

9

7.9

Prepress

16.0

15.5

Postpress

16.6

18.1

Copy Shops

12.1

10.4

Photocopying by BSS

8.7

8.3

Mailing Services
by BSS

14.2

17.3

Total

741.0

760.3

 

Source PRIMIR World Wide Market for Print, 2009 Update