In the first three quarters of 2014, cinemas in China generated $3.6 billion, which represents substantial growth compared with the same period in 2013. The industry is expected to generate $4.7 billion for the whole year, up 27.2% from 2013, with annualized growth of 32.9% in the past five years.
Cinemas in cities, such as Beijing and Shanghai, contribute the most to industry revenue due to the higher average disposable income levels and higher concentrations of cinemas in these cities. Revenue of the top four industry participants is estimated to account for about 38.8% of total industry revenue in 2014, which represents a low industry concentration level.
The Cinema industry in China screens films and other videos to a paying audience. The industry's establishments can be cinemas, auditoriums, open-air movie theaters, video theaters or other venues.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.