Streaming services will be responsible for one-fifth of all sports rights spend this year across Europe’s largest markets.
The number of TV subscribers in the Netherlands fell by 0.5% to less than 6.9 million in 2021.
Western European OTT TV episode and movie revenues are forecast to reach $45 billion in 2027.
Western Europe is set to lose 7 million pay-TV subscribers between 2021 and 2027.
Several new SVOD entrants are employing the classic model of gradual episode releases for their own original titles.
OTT TV episode and movie revenues for 19 Latin American countries will double to $14 billion in 2027.
Netflix is set to release more Original TV content this year than ever before, with 398 shows already expected to air on the platform throughout the year, according to Ampere Analysis’ latest data.
Gross SVOD subscriptions (for movies, linear channels and TV episodes – excluding other platforms such as sports) in the US will climb from 354 million at end of 2021 to 458 million in 2027.
The US and Europe are ‘Neflix’d out’ and the streamer needs to turn its attention to emerging markets such as Italy if it wants to grow its subscriber base further.
SVOD revenues for 20 countries in the MENA region will grow by $2.3 billion between 2021 and 2027, reaching a total of $4 billion.