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BPIF monitor the political agenda and identify threats and challenges to the industry. Our work has secured funding and legislative change worth millions to the industry. In addition we provide independent and relevant research used by the industry and government.
Concerns over the economic impact of the Coronavirus have suddenly become significantly amplified in the UK. BPIF members need access to the latest information so that they can effectively manage the effect upon their businesses.
Access the latest edition of the Economic Newsletter for the European Printing Industry for information on industry turnover, paper consumption, as well as pricing data for paper, pulp, recovered paper and postal rates.
There will be a moderate increase in growth in the global print market across the next 5 years, as the industry adjusts to new product demands, more flexible business models, and a shift in geographic emphasis. Article updated with more UK context.
Download an excel file containing the official Producer Price Indices for the UK Printing Industry (SIC 18). This excel file shows the input and output price indices separately. However, it does also graphically combine the two indices so as to depict the relative change between them.
The commercial print market in Europe has both challenges and opportunities and individual companies must decide how to adapt to deal with this. Print no longer exists in isolation and it has to operate in a fast-changing world - but there is a bright future for the sector for those who respond in an innovative way to the changing tide.