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Illustrasjon: graf (stabil) (286x145)Rising July sales

Publisert: 08/17/2007 av Tomas Lauvland Pettersen


A positive trend amid reports of continuously declining sales – July sales of music in Norway were actually up compared to last year.

The latest sales figures from the association of Norwegian Record Distributors show that overall music sales rose 3% in July compared to 2006. These figures includes both physical units as well as digital downloads – sales of physical units were stable in July while downloads rose 88%.

Sales of singles continued its downward spiral – down 63% in value while sales of music DVDs dipped 38% in value.

So far in 2007, 4,8m physical units have been shifted, resulting in a turnover of NOK 301m. Overall sales so far in 2007 are down 8% compared to last year.

Related companies:

Association of Norwegian Record Distributors (Organizations)

IFPI Norway (Organizations)

Norwegian Independent Record Producers Assoc., NIRPA (Organizations)

Related articles:

Domestic sales still falling

03.10.2007 Declining August sales

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