Books in the United States

Books in the United States industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2014-18, and forecast to 2023). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Key Highlights

The books market is comprised of the value of total retail sales of physical and digital books.

The US books market had total revenues of $26,754.6m in 2018, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -1.1% between 2014 and 2018.

The performance of the market is forecast to accelerate, with an anticipated CAGR of 0.1% for the five-year period 2018 - 2023, which is expected to drive the market to a value of $26,944.0m by the end of 2023.

Amazon has a strong lead in the eBooks market, however physical book sales appear to be surviving the digital evolution. For US book buyer, 2018 was a year of politics and audiobooks.

Scope

- Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the books market in the United States

- Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the books market in the United States

- Leading company profiles reveal details of key books market players’ global operations and financial performance

- Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the United States books market with five year forecasts

Reasons to buy

- What was the size of the United States books market by value in 2018?

- What will be the size of the United States books market in 2023?

- What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United States books market?

- How has the market performed over the last five years?

- What are the main segments that make up the United States's books market?

Companies mentioned

Amazon.com, Inc.

Apple Inc

Barnes & Noble, Inc.

Walmart Inc

Amazon.com, Inc.

Apple Inc

Barnes & Noble, Inc.

Walmart Inc

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Executive Summary

Market value

Market value forecast

Category segmentation

Geography segmentation

Market rivalry

Market Overview

Market definition

Market analysis

Market Data

Market ...

Table of Contents

Executive Summary

Market value

Market value forecast

Category segmentation

Geography segmentation

Market rivalry

Market Overview

Market definition

Market analysis

Market Data

Market value

Market Segmentation

Category segmentation

Geography segmentation

Market Outlook

Market value forecast

Five Forces Analysis

Summary

Buyer power

Supplier power

New entrants

Threat of substitutes

Degree of rivalry

Leading Companies

Amazon.com, Inc.

Apple Inc

Barnes & Noble, Inc.

Walmart Inc

Macroeconomic Indicators

Country data

Methodology

Industry associations

Related MarketLine research

Appendix

About MarketLine

List of Tables

List of Tables

Table 1: United States books market value: $ million, 2014-18

Table 2: United States books market category segmentation: $ million, 2018

Table ...

List of Tables

Table 1: United States books market value: $ million, 2014-18

Table 2: United States books market category segmentation: $ million, 2018

Table 3: United States books market geography segmentation: $ million, 2018

Table 4: United States books market value forecast: $ million, 2018-23

Table 5: Amazon.com, Inc.: key facts

Table 6: Amazon.com, Inc.: key financials ($)

Table 7: Amazon.com, Inc.: key financial ratios

Table 8: Apple Inc: key facts

Table 9: Apple Inc: key financials ($)

Table 10: Apple Inc: key financial ratios

Table 11: Barnes & Noble, Inc.: key facts

Table 12: Barnes & Noble, Inc.: key financials ($)

Table 13: Barnes & Noble, Inc.: key financial ratios

Table 14: Walmart Inc: key facts

Table 15: Walmart Inc: key financials ($)

Table 16: Walmart Inc: key financial ratios

Table 17: United States size of population (million), 2014-18

Table 18: United States gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2014-18

Table 19: United States gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2014-18

Table 20: United States inflation, 2014-18

Table 21: United States consumer price index (absolute), 2014-18

Table 22: United States exchange rate, 2014-18

List of Figures

List of Figures

Figure 1: United States books market value: $ million, 2014-18

Figure 2: United States books market category segmentation: % share, by value, ...

List of Figures

Figure 1: United States books market value: $ million, 2014-18

Figure 2: United States books market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2018

Figure 3: United States books market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2018

Figure 4: United States books market value forecast: $ million, 2018-23

Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the books market in the United States, 2018

Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the books market in the United States, 2018

Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the books market in the United States, 2018

Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the books market in the United States, 2018

Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the books market in the United States, 2018

Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the books market in the United States, 2018

Figure 11: Amazon.com, Inc.: revenues & profitability

Figure 12: Amazon.com, Inc.: assets & liabilities

Figure 13: Apple Inc: revenues & profitability

Figure 14: Apple Inc: assets & liabilities

Figure 15: Barnes & Noble, Inc.: revenues & profitability

Figure 16: Barnes & Noble, Inc.: assets & liabilities

Figure 17: Walmart Inc: revenues & profitability

Figure 18: Walmart Inc: assets & liabilities

    Pricing

Discounts available for multiple report purchases.

reportstore@marketline.com
+44 (0) 161 359 5817

Saved reports