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Illustrasjon: graf (ned) (327x168)Declining August sales

Publisert: 10/03/2007 av Tomas Lauvland Pettersen


The domestic music market continued its downward spiral in August.

The latest sales figures from the association of Norwegian Record Distributors show that overall music sales fell 10% in August compared to 2006. These figures includes both physical units as well as digital downloads – sales of physical units were down 12% in July while downloads rose 34%.

Sales of singles continued its downward spiral – down 57% in value while sales of music DVDs dipped 25% in value.

So far in 2007, 5,5m physical units have been shifted, resulting in a turnover of NOK 332m. 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)

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Rising July sales

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