State of the Canadian printing industry 2011
This publication is also available online in HTML
To obtain a copy of this publication or an alternative format (Braille, large print, etc.), please contact:
Manufacturing & Life Sciences Branch
Email: Industry Sector Web Team
Cat. No.: Iu44-86/2012
IC registration No.: 60969
Industry Canada has partnered with the Canadian Printing Industries Association to analyze aspects of the commercial printing industry in Canada. This report summarizes the results of a March 2011 survey of Canadian printing company executives. The survey explored the industry's economic, management and technology issues, and sought to determine the degree to which Canadian printers are adopting new value-added business strategies and technological innovations. Additional analysis from Printing Industries of America reports and other research was also incorporated into this report. The report also offers insights on printing industry market trends and metrics, major technological capital investments, and business conditions, and also includes a discussion of key printing industry trends.
Permission to Reproduce
Except as otherwise specifically noted, the information in this publication may be reproduced, in part or in whole and by any means, without charge or further permission from Industry Canada, provided that due diligence is exercised in ensuring the accuracy of the information reproduced; that Industry Canada is identified as the source institution; and that the reproduction is not presented as an official version of the information reproduced, nor as having been made in affiliation with, or with the endorsement of, Industry Canada.
For permission to reproduce the information in this publication for commercial purposes, please contact the:
Web Services Centre
C.D. Howe Building
235 Queen Street
Ottawa, ON Canada
Telephone (toll-free in Canada): 1-800-328-6189
Telephone (Ottawa): 613-954-5031
TTY (for hearing-impaired): 1-866-694-8389
Business hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)
© Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada,
represented by the Minister of Industry, April 2012
This study was prepared for Industry Canada by the Canadian Printing Industries Association in collaboration with the Printing Industries of America. Opinions and statements in the publication attributed to named authors do not necessarily reflect the policy of Industry Canada or the Government of Canada.
- Date modified: