Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Consumers are watching more TV than ever, spurring producers to compete for their attention. With the growth of new TV platforms and their relative convenience, the Television Production industry's revenue is expected to continue on an upward trend. In addition, technological changes will continue to limit the number of new enterprises, as TV production companies continue merging to cut costs and remain competitive... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter
The Television Production industry is characterized by a moderate level of capital intensity. In 2014, for every dollar spent on labor, the industry incurs $0.17 in capital costs. Overall, the industry is skill-intensive and involves a significant amount of labor input in all areas of film production. For example, employees include TV script writers, directors, producers, graphic designers, make-up artists, set designers, lighting specialists and actors. Due to the need for a range of highly specialized employees, as well as their high level of unionization, the industry will continue to rely on employees for TV show production over the next five years.
Comparatively, capital costs include TV production equipment... purchase to read more