Online and Offline Classifieds Market in India 2011

Report Summary

The Online and Offline Classifieds Market in India has been growing consistently and has huge potential to grow in the near future, especially the online segment which is growing at a faster pace. The online classifieds market was valued at INR 10.3 bn in 2010 while offline classifieds accounted for INR 12.4 bn. Increasing internet penetration and growth in online advertising will help the online segment to grow further and outperform offline classifieds by 2012. 

The report begins with a market overview section that initially provides an introduction about classifieds, its types and segmentation. It goes on to provide an insight into the overall classifieds market, its market size and growth. The market size and growth of both online and offline classifieds have also been added individually. This is followed by the business and revenue model of both online and offline classifieds.

An analysis of the drivers explain the factors for growth of the industry including increasing internet penetration, cost effective advertisements, growth in online advertising, favourable demographics, growth in the services sector, growth in print media, vernacular presence and growing circulation and customer base. The key challenges of the market include language barrier, online payment mechanisms, low scope for advertisements and, low visibility and coverage. Key trends in the market have also been analyzed which includes emergence of mobile classifieds, value added services, new ventures in online space and emergence of local classifieds.

The competition section provides an overview of the competitive landscape in the industry and includes a brief profile of the major online and offline players in the market. The recent private equity investments have also been covered. Key developments in this sector have also been highlighted.

Table of content

Table of Contents
Page 1: Executive summary
Market Overview
Page 2: Classifieds Market - Introduction, Segmentation, Types
Page 3: Classifieds Market - Overview, Size and Growth (2008-2012e), Segmentation (2009 and 2013e)
Page 4: Online Classifieds - Market Size and Growth (2008-2012e), Offline Classifieds - Market Size and Growth (2008-2012e)
Page 5: Online Classifieds - Business Model
Page 6: Online Classifieds - Revenue Model
Page 7: Offline Classifieds - Business Model
Page 8: Offline Classifieds - Revenue Model
Drivers & Challenges
Page 9: Drivers - Summary  
Page 10-17: Drivers
Page 18: Challenges - Summary 
Page 19-22: Challenges 
Page 23: Summary
Page 24- 26: Key Trends
Page 27: Online Players Summary
Page 28- 34: Major Online Players
Page 35- 38: Major Offline Players
PE Investments
Page 39: PE Investments
Key Developments
Page 40: Key Developments