STM market growth

A new report by Simba Information finds that the STM publishing market grew by 3.4% in 2011.

Simba Information's new report Global STM Publishing 2010-2011 gives market information for scientific, technical and medical publishing (STM), segmented by delivery medium and provides analysis of the key trends impacting on STM publishing.  20 leading STM publishers are profiled in detail, including Springer, Wolters Kluwer and Reed Elsevier.

The STM market is split evenly between medical publishing and scientific and technical.  It is scientific and technical publishing which saw a faster growth rate in 2011.  Although journals remain the leading delivery format, online services experienced the fastest growth in 2011 and e-book production is growing. 

For more information on the report, visit the Simba Information website.