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INFORMATION MARKET OBSERVATORY (IMO)


OVERVIEW OF THE JAPANESE ELECTRONIC INFORMATION SERVICES MARKET


Luxembourg, November, 1993
IMO Working Paper 93/5 Final


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OVERVIEW OF THE JAPANESE ELECTRONIC INFORMATION SERVICES MARKET

Figures

Figure 1. Database sales compared to other information services (source: JIPDEC 1993)
Figure 2. Business type of database services industry (source: MITI 1992, 1993)
Figure 3. Domestic production of databases (source: DPC 1993)
Figure 4. Domestic production of databases by Subject (source: MITI 1992)
Figure 5. Number and origin of databases in Japan (source: MITI 1992)
Figure 6. Penetration rate of Japanese database market in number of foreign databases accessible compared to overall databases accessible (source: MITI 1992)
Figure 7. Origin of databases available in Japan (Source: MITI 1992)
Figure 8. Foreign and domestic database sales (source: DPC 1993)
Figure 9. Japanese databases available from overseas by subject (source: DINA 1993)
Figure 10. Overseas availability ratio: no. of exported databases/no. of domestic databases (source: calculated from DPC 1990-1993)
Figure 11. Required categories of information on CD-ROM for future use (source: DPC 1993)
Figure 12. Number of CD-ROM drives in Japan (source: Japan Electronic Industry Association)
Figure 13. Annual average expenditure for databases by activity sector in 1991 (source: DPC 1993)
Figure 14. Average annual expenditure in databases (source: DPC 1993)
Figure 15. Average annual expenditure in databases (source: DPC 1993)

Tables

Table 1. Future forecast for database services in billion ECU/billion Yen (source: JISA 1992)
Table 2. Annual growth rate of database service market (source : JISA 92)

OVERVIEW OF THE JAPANESE ELECTRONIC INFORMATION SERVICES MARKET