China's IMAX projection screen has the fastest growth rate: the compound growth rate in the past five years has exceeded
IMAX was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada and New York, USA. It was listed on NASDAQ in 1994 and has a market capitalization of US$1.6 billion. IMAX projection system (also known as IMAX screen or IMAX theater) is the core resource of IMAX company. Based on this system's sales, leasing, maintenance, and box office revenue sharing, it develops revenue sources. At present, IMAX systems are distributed in more than 50 countries around the world, from 299 in 2007 to 634 in 2011, with an average annual compound growth rate of 20.7%. 1, the United States has the largest number, and the growth rate is relatively stable. In 2011, the United States had 336 IMAX projection systems, accounting for 53%; the compound annual growth rate from 2007 to 2011 was 22.3%. As the most mature market in the film industry, the United States has a relatively complete film industry chain, including theater construction. IMAX's viewing experience and box office performance far surpassing ordinary screens have attracted theaters to gradually upgrade to IMAX screens. 2, the fastest growth rate in China: increased from 9 in 2007 to 76 in 2011, with a compound annual growth rate of 70.5%. At present, there are still 124 undelivered IMAX projection system orders in China, which will be completed in 2016. 3, the growth rate in Europe is slow and lower than the average growth rate: increased from 46 in 2007 to 63 in 2011, with an average annual compound growth rate of 8.2%.