Media Data


Over the last 64 years ISR, the International Ropeway Review, has built up an international reputation as the journal for the ropeway industry and ski area operations. Editorial policy at ISR is focused on a knowledge transfer of specialist information from the experts and coverage of the latest developments in the industry worldwide.

In the course of its history, ISR has promoted and helped shape developments in the ropeway industry, and in mountain and winter tourism throughout the world. Thanks to the articles written by the journal’s international correspondents and independent experts, ISR has developed into a trade journal which – as a multilingual publication – is read in all ropeway countries of the world.

Today ISR is the leading international medium for the whole of the ropeway industry and related fields, with regular editions in German/English and German/French plus specials in Chinese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, Romanian and Bulgarian.


  • Trade journal in 6 languages
  • Global distribution (approx. 55 countries)
  • International network of correspondents
  • Technical reports produced by leading experts
  • Commentaries written by industry insiders
  • Website in 7 languages
  • Every issue of ISR available on-line
  • Multimedia communication via ebook, Hyperlink, Apps etc.
  • Worldwide trade show presence
  • 5.033 copies (certified circulation)
  • Full focus on our readers



The ISR readership includes:

  • ropeway company executives, operations managers and personnel
  • the management of municipal and tourism operations
  • representatives of trade and industry
  • architects and planning offices
  • public authorities and senior civil servants
  • in short, all decision-makers with an interest in ropeways, ski areas and mountain tourism worldwide


Every edition of the International Ropeway Review is also available online at

That means all advertising messages in the International Ropeway Review are communicated via two effective channels.

In addition to the current numbers of ISR, selected articles are published in up to seven languages on the ISR website.

Certified circulation, 2nd half of 2023: 5.033 copies – guaranteed!

The official Austrian circulation monitoring organization (ÖAK) delivers objective, comparable circulation data for the print media and has them verified by a well known company of chartered accountants.