Internet Radio - Global Strategic Business Report

Internet Radio - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Sep 21, 2017, 198 Pages
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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Internet Radio in US$ Thousand. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 79 companies including many key and niche players such as -

8tracks
AccuRadio, LLC
Amazon.com, Inc.
AOL Radio
Apple Inc.
Deezer

Internet Radio - Global Strategic Business Report
TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

      Study Reliability And Reporting Limitations                       I-1
      Disclaimers                                                       I-2
      Data Interpretation & Reporting Level                             I-2
       Quantitative Techniques & Analytics                              I-3
      Product Definitions and Scope of Study                            I-3


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW                                                  II-1
      A Prelude                                                         II-1
      Advertisements or Subscriptions - Where Does Internet Radio
       Earn From?                                                       II-2
      Current & Future Analysis                                         II-3
      Internet Radio: Gaining Edge over Terrestrial Radio Broadcasting  II-3
      Smartphones - The Savior of Audio Market                          II-3
       Table 1: Ad Spending in the US by Platform: Percentage
       Breakdown of Spending for Mobile and Desktop for Years 2016 &
       2020P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       II-4
      Competitive Landscape                                             II-4
       Table 2: Growth in Spotify User Base: Number of Active
       Monthly Users of Spotify for Years 2013-2017 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-5

  2. MARKET DRIVERS & TRENDS                                            II-6
      Expanding Internet User Base: A Key Driving Force                 II-6
       Table 3: Global Mobile Internet Subscriptions (In Million) &
       Smart Phone Penetration Rate (%) in Developed and Developing
       Countries for the Year 2017 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-6

       Table 4: Global Internet Penetration and Bandwidth Capacity
       Increases for the Years 2016 & 2020 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-7

      Rising Smartphone Usage Fueling Growth of Internet Radio          II-7

       Table 5: Global Shipments (in Million Units) of Tablets,
       Smartphones, Laptops and Desktop PCs: 2015 & 2020 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-7

       Table 6: Global Mobile Phones Market: Percentage Share
       Breakdown of Shipments by Feature Phones and Smartphones:
       2010-2016 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                   II-8

       Table 7: World Market for Smartphones (2011, 2015 & 2016):
       Volume Sales in Thousand Units by Geographic Region/Country
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-9

       Table 8: Smartphone Penetration as a Proportion (%) of Total
       Mobile Users in Select Countries (2015 & 2017E) (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-10

      Worldwide Mobile Subscriber Base - Key Statistics                 II-11

       Table 9: Global Mobile Internet Subscriptions (In Million) &
       Smart Phone Penetration Rate (%) in Developed and Developing
       Countries for the Year 2017 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-11

       Table 10: Use of Smartphones for Music Listening Presented as
       a % of Total Music Listeners in Select Countries Worldwide
       for the Year 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)           II-12
      Soaring Mobile Broadband Penetration Rates to Power Growth for
       Internet Radio on Mobile Platforms                               II-12
      Increased Strain on 3G Networks Brings 4G Networks into the
       Spotlight                                                        II-13
       Table 11: World Market for Mobile Handsets by Technology -
       Percentage Breakdown of Annual Sales Volume for 2G, 2.5G, 3G,
       3.5G, and 3.9G Enabled Handsets for Years 2013 & 2015
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-14
      Transition from 3G to 4G and 5G Networks: Revolutionizing the
       Mobile Communications Landscape                                  II-14
       Table 12: Mobile 4G & 5G Subscriptions/Subscribers (in
       Million) for the Years 2017, 2018, 2020 and 2022 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-15
      Internet Radio Technology to Witness Widespread Deployment in
       Vehicles                                                         II-16
      In-Vehicle Wi-Fi to Encourage In-Vehicle Internet Radio Adoption  II-16
      Will Analog Radio Shutdown be the Future, Aid Internet Radio?     II-17
      Home Audio Systems Cautiously Embracing Internet Radio            II-18
      Monetization of Internet Radio Services                           II-18
      Internet Radio and Local Advertising                              II-18
      Catalogs: The Heart of On-Demand Services                         II-19
      Multi-Channel Distribution: Key to Long-Term Success              II-19
      Marketers Track Web Browsing Trends to Serve Ads                  II-19
      Radio Broadcasters Need to Smarten Up to Increase Revenues
       through Internet                                                 II-19
      Internet Radio: A Platform for Indie Artists                      II-20

  3. AN INTRODUCTION TO INTERNET RADIO                                  II-21
      What is Internet Radio?                                           II-21
      Historical Background                                             II-21
      Features Unique to Internet Radio                                 II-22
       Global Reach                                                     II-22
       Personalization                                                  II-22
       Interactivity                                                    II-22
       Wider Selection of Service Providers                             II-22
       Option of Time-Shifting and Selecting Specific Stations          II-22
       Facility of Accurately Measuring Audience                        II-23
      Internet Radio Streaming Technology                               II-23
      Internet Radio Terminals                                          II-23
       Dedicated Internet Radio Terminal Devices                        II-23
      Types of Internet Radio                                           II-24
       Simulcasting                                                     II-24
       Webcasting                                                       II-24
       Interactive Audio Streaming                                      II-24
      Podcasting Vs Internet Radio                                      II-25
      What are Radio Apps?                                              II-25
      Advantages of Internet Radio                                      II-25
       Ease of Use                                                      II-25
       Free of Cost                                                     II-26
       Real-Time Listening of Media Streams                             II-26
       Better Access to Choices of Other Listeners                      II-26
       Enhanced Sound Quality                                           II-26
       Lesser Advertisements                                            II-26
       Lower Cost of Owning Radio Programmes                            II-26
       Censor-Free Programming                                          II-26
       Wider Choice of Entertainment Channels                           II-27
       Elimination of Time Constraints                                  II-27
       Broadcasting Independent of Specific Geographic Range            II-27
       On-Demand Listening                                              II-27
      Disadvantages of Internet Radio                                   II-27
       Heavy Reliance on High Speed Internet Connectivity               II-27
       Usage of Large Amounts of Bandwidth                              II-28
       Lack of Scalability                                              II-28
       Failure to Detect Certain Internet Radio Stations                II-28
      Cost Per Impression (CPM)                                         II-28
       CPMs for Internet Radio                                          II-28

  4. SERVICE LAUNCHES                                                   II-29
      Maker Park Radio Rolls Out First Internet Radio Station in
       Staten Island                                                    II-29
      Radioplayer Canada Introduces Digital App                         II-29
      iHeartRadio Introduces On Demand Streaming Apps                   II-29
      iHeartRadio Debuts in Canada                                      II-29
      Pandora Unveils Pandora Plus Radio Service                        II-29
      Google Updates Google Play Music Streaming Service with Free
       Internet Radio                                                   II-29
      Billboard Launches Billboard Radio China                          II-30
      Amazon Introduces Prime Online Music Streaming Service            II-30
      Google Upgrades Play Music with Songza Functionality              II-30
      Google Upgrades Play Music to Support iPhone 6 Devices            II-30
      Pandora Releases Pandora 5.0 on Amazon App Store in Australian
       Market                                                           II-30

  5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY                                           II-31
      Pandora Shutters Services in Australia and New Zealand            II-31
      SiriusXM to Invest in Pandora                                     II-31
      Napster Ties up with Rakuten to Enhance Music Repertoire          II-31
      Napster Joins Hands with iHeartRadio, Releases New Features in
       App                                                              II-31
      Uber Teams Up with Pandora for Ad-Free Internet Radio             II-31
      Bell Media and iHeartMedia Ink Exclusive Agreement for Canada
       Launch                                                           II-31
      Apple Acquires Beats Electronics and Beats Music                  II-32
      Apple Mulls Integrating Beats into iTunes                         II-32
      Google Acquires Songza                                            II-32
      Spotify Concludes The Echo Nest Acquisition                       II-32
      Rdio Concludes TastemakerX Acquisition                            II-32
      Deezer Takes Over Stitcher                                        II-32
      Pandora Partners with Ford Australia to Expand Service
       Availability in Australian Market                                II-32
      Pazoo Inks Agreement with Fractal Recording                       II-32
      Clear Channel Changes its Name to iHeartMedia                     II-32

  6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS                                            II-33
      8tracks (USA)                                                     II-33
      AccuRadio, LLC (USA)                                              II-33
      Amazon.com, Inc. (USA)                                            II-33
      AOL Radio (USA)                                                   II-33
      Apple Inc. (USA)                                                  II-34
      Deezer (France)                                                   II-34
      DI.FM (USA)                                                       II-34
      Google Inc. (USA)                                                 II-35
      iHeartMedia, Inc. (USA)                                           II-35
      Napster (USA)                                                     II-35
      Pandora Media, Inc. (USA)                                         II-36
      Slacker, Inc. (USA)                                               II-36
      SomaFM.com, LLC (USA)                                             II-37
      Spotify Ltd. (UK)                                                 II-37
      TuneIn (USA)                                                      II-37

  7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE                                          II-38
      Table 13: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
      Internet Radio by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
      Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World
      Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Advertising
      Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)                                        II-38

      Table 14: World Historic Review for Internet Radio by
      Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
      (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently
      Analyzed with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for
      Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)      II-39

      Table 15: World 14-Year Perspective for Internet Radio by
      Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Advertising
      Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
      (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2011,
      2017, and 2024 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               II-40


 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES                                                  III-1
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-1
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-1
        Market Overview                                                 III-1
         Table 16: US Weekly Internet Radio Consumption: Percentage
         of Population Listening to Internet Audio for Years 2008,
         2010, 2012, 2014 & 2016 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-2

         Table 17: US Monthly Internet Radio Consumption: Percentage
         of Population Listening to Internet Audio for Years 2008,
         2010, 2012, 2014 & 2016 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-2

         Table 18: In-Car Internet Radio Listening through Cell
         Phones in the US as Percentage of Overall Population:
         2011-2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                 III-2
        Online Audio Consumption Rises                                  III-3
         Table 19: Audio Market in the US by Source (2016):
         Percentage Breakdown of Daily Time Spent on AM/FM Radio,
         Owned Music, Streaming Audio and Others (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-3
        Recording Industry Feels Threatened by Proliferation of
         Internet Radio                                                 III-3
        In-Car Internet Radio: On the Up                                III-4
        Connected Home Audio Device Sales Make Gains with Internet
         Radio                                                          III-4
        Music Royalty Structure for Internet Radio                      III-4
         Table 20: ASCAP US Fee Schedule: 2017 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-5

         Table 21: Per Performance Royalties Paid to Recording
         Owners by Internet Radio Providers for Years 2007 through
         2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-6
        Transforming Ad Monetization Approach of Broadcasters           III-6
        Streaming Services Face Monetization Challenges                 III-6
        Competitive Scenario                                            III-6
         Table 22: Leading Players in the US Internet Radio Market
         (2015): Percentage Breakdown of Total Listening Hours for
         iHeartMedia, Pandora, Spotify and Others (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-7
        Service Launches                                                III-7
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-8
        Key Players                                                     III-10
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-15
        Table 23: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
        Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Thousand for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-15

        Table 24: US Historic Review for Internet Radio with Annual
        Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2011 through
        2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-16

  2. CANADA                                                             III-17
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-17
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-17
        Market Overview                                                 III-17
         Table 25: Audio Market in Canada by Source (2016):
         Percentage Breakdown of Daily Time Spent on AM/FM Radio,
         Owned Music, Sirius XM, Streaming Audio, TV Music Channels
         and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                III-17
        Service Launches                                                III-18
        Strategic Corporate Development                                 III-18
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-19
        Table 26: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Thousand for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-19

        Table 27: Canadian Historic Review for Internet Radio with
        Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2011
        through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-20

  3. JAPAN                                                              III-21
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-21
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-21
        Internet Radio to Reinvigorate Radio Industry                   III-21
        Strategic Corporate Development                                 III-22
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-22
        Table 28: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Thousand for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-22

        Table 29: Japanese Historic Review for Internet Radio with
        Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2011
        through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-23

  4. EUROPE                                                             III-24
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-24
        Current and Future Analysis                                     III-24
        Rising Use of Internet Services by Public Service Broadcasters  III-24
        Growing Popularity of Internet Radio in Western Europe          III-24
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-25
        Table 30: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio by Country/Region - France, Germany,
        Italy, UK, Spain, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
        Analyzed with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand
        for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-25

        Table 31: European Historic Review for Internet Radio by
        Country/Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, and Rest
        of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
        Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2011 through
        2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-26

        Table 32: European 14-Year Perspective for Internet Radio by
        Country/Region - Percentage Breakdown of Advertising
        Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, and Rest of
        Europe Markets for Years 2011, 2017, and 2024 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-27

  4a. FRANCE                                                            III-28
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-28
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-28
        Strategic Corporate Development                                 III-28
        Deezer (France) - A Key Player                                  III-28
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-29
        Table 33: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Thousand for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-29

        Table 34: French Historic Review for Internet Radio with
        Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2011
        through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-30

  4b. GERMANY                                                           III-31
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-31
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-31
        Overview                                                        III-31
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-32
        Table 35: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Thousand for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-32

        Table 36: German Historic Review for Internet Radio with
        Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2011
        through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-33

  4c. ITALY                                                             III-34
       Market Analysis                                                  III-34
        Table 37: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Thousand for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-34

        Table 38: Italian Historic Review for Internet Radio with
        Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2011
        through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-35

  4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM                                                III-36
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-36
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-36
        Internet Radio Gains Traction                                   III-36
         Table 39: UK Radio Market by Platform (2017): Percentage
         Breakdown of Listening for Digital (App/Online, DAB and
         Digital TV) and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-36
        Spotify Ltd. - A Major UK-based Music Streaming Service         III-36
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-37
        Table 40: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
        Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Thousand for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-37

        Table 41: UK Historic Review for Internet Radio with Annual
        Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2011 through
        2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-38

  4e. SPAIN                                                             III-39
       Market Analysis                                                  III-39
        Table 42: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$
        Thousand for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-39

        Table 43: Spanish Historic Review for Internet Radio with
        Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2011
        through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-40

  4f. REST OF EUROPE                                                    III-41
       Market Analysis                                                  III-41
        Table 44: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues
        in US$ Thousand for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-41

        Table 45: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Internet Radio
        with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years
        2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          III-42

  5. ASIA-PACIFIC                                                       III-43
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-43
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-43
        India                                                           III-43
         Significant Opportunities Exist for Growth of Internet Radio   III-43
         Players Meanwhile Continue to Suffer from Low Returns          III-43
         No Respite for Players on Royalty Rates                        III-44
        Service Launches                                                III-45
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-45
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-46
        Table 46: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues
        in US$ Thousand for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-46

        Table 47: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Internet Radio
        with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years
        2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          III-47

  6. REST OF WORLD                                                      III-48
       Market Analysis                                                  III-48
        Table 48: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Internet Radio with Annual Advertising Revenues
        in US$ Thousand for Years 2016 through 2024 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-48

        Table 49: Rest of World Historic Review for Internet Radio
        with Annual Advertising Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years
        2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)          III-49


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 79 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 82)

     The United States (56)
     Canada (10)
     Japan (2)
     Europe (9)
     - France (2)
     - The United Kingdom (6)
     - Rest of Europe (1)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (3)
     Middle East (1)
     Latin America (1)
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