From the new edition of FIPP's World Magazine Trends 2013/2014 [data from ZenithOptimedia]:
Ad expenditure grew in 2012 by 6,2 % to USD 140,839 million, all media showing growth, except newspapers. ZenithOptimedia forecast's that from 2012 to 2015 will grow by 20 % to about USD 169,526. Two third will be spend for TV and on the Internet. Magazine ad spending of USD 6,719 million in 2012, will decrease to USD 6,582 million in 2015. Ad spend share for magazines drops further, to 4 % in 2015.
The FIPP WMT 2014 is a great compendium for anyone in media and advertising who needs to know about international magazine markets and needs some basic data, resources, and contacts. This 10th compendium of World Magazine Trends has it all - for 54 countries - (if available).
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The World Magazine Trend Report 2013-2014 provides - on over 440 pages - overall trends and basic data market & media for 54 countries and in detail data on ad spending (by ZenithOptimedia) for B2B + Consumer Magazines and circulation figures (by PricewaterhouseCoopers) ... more
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World Magazine Trends 2014: CEE Region (II.)
World Magazine Trends 2014: Asia-Pacific Region (III.)
World Magazine Trends 2014: Latin America (IV.)
World Magazine Trends Germany
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