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Anime Market Share, Size, Global Industry Trends, Latest Insights, Analysis and Forecast 2024-2032

IMARC Group - Thu Dec 7, 2023

IMARC Group, a leading market research company, has recently releases report titled “Anime Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2024-2032″, The study provides a detailed analysis of the industry, including the global anime market size, share, trends, and growth forecasts. The report also includes competitor and regional analysis and highlights the latest advancements in the market.

Report Highlights:

How big is the anime market?

The global anime market size reached US$ 31.2 Billion in 2023. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$ 60.7 Billion by 2032, exhibiting a growth rate (CAGR) of 7.68% during 2024-2032.

Factors Affecting the Growth of the Anime Industry:   

  • Technological Advancements:

The growth of the anime market is significantly influenced by technological advancements. Enhanced animation techniques and improved software have enabled creators to produce higher quality content with intricate details and more lifelike animations. This evolution in technology not only enhances the visual experience for viewers but also expands the creative possibilities for anime creators. The adoption of technologies such as 3D animation and CGI has allowed for more dynamic and immersive storytelling. Furthermore, the digitization of animation tools has streamlined the production process, reducing costs and time constraints, which in turn has led to an increase in the volume and variety of anime content available. This technological evolution continues to attract a broader audience, fueling the expansion of the market.

  • Globalization and Cultural Exchange:

Globalization plays a crucial role in the expansion of the anime market. The cross-cultural exchange facilitated by the internet has led to a surge in popularity of anime outside its country of origin. The accessibility of anime through various online platforms has allowed it to reach a global audience, breaking language and cultural barriers. Subtitles and dubbing in multiple languages have made anime more accessible to non-native speakers. Moreover, the universal themes and diverse genres within anime, ranging from fantasy to romance, appeal to a wide range of demographics globally. This cultural exchange has not only increased the audience base but also influenced international entertainment, leading to collaborations and influences in other animation industries.

  • Growing Fan Base and Community Engagement:

The anime market’s growth is largely driven by its expanding and dedicated fan base. Fans of anime form a unique and active community, participating in various activities such as conventions, online forums, and fan art creation. This high level of engagement fosters a strong sense of community and belonging among fans, which in turn drives demand for anime content. Additionally, the rise of social media platforms has made it easier for fans to connect and share their passion for anime, further amplifying its popularity. Merchandising, such as collectibles, apparel, and other anime-themed products, also contributes significantly to the market’s growth, as dedicated fans often seek to own a piece of their favorite shows. The loyalty and enthusiasm of the anime community are pivotal in sustaining and expanding the market.

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Anime Report Segmentation:    

Breakup By Revenue Source:

  • T.V.
  • Movie
  • Video
  • Internet Distribution
  • Merchandising
  • Music
  • Pachinko
  • Live Entertainment

Merchandising represents the largest segment by revenue source due to the extensive and dedicated fan base that eagerly purchases a wide range of merchandise, from figures and clothing to collectibles, which are deeply tied to anime culture and fandom.

Breakup By Regional Insights:

  • North America (United States, Canada)
  • Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, Others)
  • Europe (Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Russia, Others)
  • Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Others)
  • Middle East and Africa

Asia Pacific emerged as the largest market for anime due to the genre’s roots and massive popularity in the region, combined with a large and growing consumer base that is highly engaged with anime content, merchandise, and related events.

Global Anime Market Trends:  

The rising popularity of anime culture is fueling the demand for anime-related products and content. Fans are increasingly seeking unique and customized anime merchandise that resonates with their preferences. This growing enthusiasm for personalized anime items is a key factor driving market growth. Furthermore, the ease of accessing anime content online and the availability of a broad range of anime genres cater to diverse tastes. The growing appreciation for anime’s distinctive art style and storytelling is encouraging more people to explore this medium. The variety in anime themes and characters meets the varied interests of its audience, supporting the expansion of the global anime market.

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Leading Companies Operating in the Global Anime Industry:

  • Aniplex of America Inc
  • Bones Inc
  • Crunchyroll
  • Kyoto Animation Co. Ltd.
  • Madhouse Inc
  • P.A. Works Inc.
  • Pierrot Co. Ltd
  • Shout! Factory LLC
  • Studio Ghibli Inc.
  • Toei Animation Co. Ltd.
  • VIZ Media LLC (Shogakukan-Shueisha Productions Co. Ltd), etc

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