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Printing in Canada: Market Research Report

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Printing in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 32311CA | Aug 2016

Fine print: Industry revenue will fall as digital media increasingly replaces paper publications

IBISWorld’s Printing market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Printing industry has faced several challenges over the past five years, the most significant of which has been rising competition from digital media. As readers and ad dollars have moved online, publishers and advertisers alike have reduced their investments in traditional print products. Industry revenue is expected to fall over the five years to 2016 as a result. Over the next five years, offshoring trends and Canadian consumers' shift to digital media will continue to constrain demand for the Printing industry. Exports are also expected to fall over the five-year period... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

Historically, the Printing industry has been an important contributor to the manufacturing sector in Canada; however, over the past decade, the industry has entered into decline. Industry value added (IVA), which measures the industry's contribution to the overall economy, is expected to decrease at an annualized rate of 2.0% over the 10 years to 2021. By contrast, GDP is projected to rise at an average annual rate of 1.8% over the same period. Consequently, the industry is rapidly shrinking as a share of the nation's economy. The Printing industry has been threatened by the increasing trend toward digital media and online communication from its downstream clients... purchase to read more


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What is the Printing Industry?

This industry includes companies that primarily provide commercial printing services including lithographic, gravure, flexographic, letterpress and digital printing services. Printers also provide screen printing on stationery, labels, apparel and textile products. This industry also includes companies that print and bind books and pamphlets without publishing.

Industry Products
LithographicFlexographicDigitalBusiness formsBooksScreen printingGravure
Industry Activities
Commercial screen printingQuick printingDigital printingManifold business forms printingGravure printingMagazines and periodicals printing (without publishing)Newspaper printing (without publishing)Offset printingBook printing (without publishing)Lithographic printing

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