Photographic Film Market Overview in the USA
In value terms, photographic film production contracted modestly to $ in 2019. Over the period under review, production continues to indicate a pronounced decrease. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2015 with a decrease of -% y-o-y. Over the period under review, production reached the peak level at $ in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2019, production remained at a lower figure.
The size of the photographic film market in the U.S. dropped to $ in 2019, with a decrease of -% against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). In general, consumption saw a pronounced decrease. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2015 with an increase of % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market reached the maximum level at $ in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2019, consumption remained at a lower figure.