Global Publishing Industry To Be Worth $273 Billion By 2016: ReportLinker

Oct 08, 2012, 07:27 ET from Reportlinker

NEW YORK, Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The global publishing industry is predicted to be worth $273 billion by 2016 for an increase of nearly 12% since 2011, according to a report available at

More of the latest statistics on the publishing industry – including fresh data on top book retailers as well as the book store industry, e-book industry, e-reader industry and many others – are available this week at the Frankfurt Book Fair where ReportLinker will showcase leading industry research at booth L424 in the Specialist Information Hall 4.2.

Stop by to learn more and get input from ReportLinker on how to target the research you need to stay competitive in the book industry. Also, take advantage of credit solutions and special discounts on premium reports from over 450 global publishers.

Publishing & Book Industry Research Highlights:

·         Books account for nearly 37% of the global publishing industry's total value.

·         The book market in the US should be worth over $23 billion by the end of 2016.

·         The global e-reader industry is expected to grow at a yearly rate of 21% over the period 2011-2015 driven by the rapid increase in e-learning programs from reputable universities.

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ReportLinker is exhibiting at the Frankfurt Book Fair in the Specialist Information Hall (4.2) at booth L424 from October 8 to 11. Visit us to discover the latest reports and data on the publishing and book industry.

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