Southern Publishing and Media Co Ltd operates within the Book publishing sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Southern Publishing and Media Co Ltd with three other
companies in this sector in China:
Central China Land Media Co Ltd
sales of 8.17 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$1.18 billion]
of which 66%
was Issuing Transaction),
Time Publishing and Media Co Ltd
(6.61 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$957.48 million]
of which 65%
was Commodity Trade), and
Northern United Publishing & Media Group Company Limited
(1.93 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$279.84 million]
of which 39%
During the year ended December of 2017, sales at
Southern Publishing and Media Co Ltd were 5.25 billion Chinese Renmimbi (US$761.03 million).
increase of 6.9%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were 4.91 billion Chinese Renmimbi.
This was the fifth consecutive year of sales increases at Southern Publishing and Media Co Ltd
(and since 2012, sales have increased a total of 66%).
Sales of Printing Business saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
46.2% in 2017, from
226.76 million Chinese Renmimbi to 331.57 million Chinese Renmimbi.
Southern Publishing and Media Co Ltd also saw significant increases in sales in
Distribution Business (up 15.9% to 2.61 billion Chinese Renmimbi)
Publishing Business (up 10.4% to 2.23 billion Chinese Renmimbi)
Newspaper Intermediary Business (up 23.5% to 85.75 million Chinese Renmimbi)
Not all segments of Southern Publishing and Media Co Ltd experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Other fell 41.4% to 9.28 million Chinese Renmimbi.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Southern Publishing and Media Co Ltd also experienced decreases in sales in
Material Trade (down 2.5% to 1.28 billion Chinese Renmimbi)