Paid-for video-on-demand (VOD) services have reached the mass market in Germany: At the end of 2017, 18% of all households were subscribing to at least one Pay-VOD service.
OTT provider Magine TV Deutschland separates itself from Swedish parent company Magine Holding AB to operate as an independent company in the German market.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 Group increased its revenues by 3% to €883 million in Q3 2017 (previous year: €857 million).
The audiovisual German media market will increase its revenues across all segments – TV, video, radio, audio – by 5.8% to a total of €11.6 billion this year.
The advertising revenues for TV, radio, video and audio offerings in Germany are expected to grow to around €6 billion this year (2016: €5.7 billion).
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 has increased its revenues by 13.4% to €3.2 billion (2014: €2.9 billion) last year.
The public and commercial TV and radio broadcasters in Germany earned €19.01 billion last year – an increase by €1.53 billion compared with 2012.
Germany’s third-largest cable operator Tele Columbus has posted its first revenues and customer figures following the integration of Primacom on August 1, 2015.
German media group ProSiebenSat.1 increased its revenues by 11.8% to €772.5 million in Q2 2015 (Q2 2014: €691.1 million).
Net advertising revenues in the German TV market rose by 4% to €4.29 billion in 2014 with TV remaining the most important advertising platform, reaching a 27.99% share (2013: 26.86%).