2013 Spotlight on Japan

Japan ranks as the second largest music market in the world, just after the US, accounting for 25% of global trade revenues. While digital sales continue to rise, physical formats in Japan still … [Read more...]

2013 Spotlight on Korea

South Korea illustrates how good legal services, combined with strong repertoire and a healthy legal environment can lead to significant market growth.  According to IFPI, the recorded music market in … [Read more...]

2013 Focus on Nordic Regions

Northern Europe’s Nordic Countries – Norway, Iceland, Finland, Denmark and Sweden – and the associated regions of the Faroe Islands, Greenland and Aaland represent a valuable component of the global … [Read more...]

2012 Spotlight on Latin America

From March 22-23, CMW delegates will get an insider’s look at Latin America. With a population of 570 million people, it is home to the 8th largest economy in the world – Brazil. Identified by the … [Read more...]

2014 Focus on Austria

The Austrian music industry generates around EUR 2 billion, accounting for 1.25% of GDP. In terms of value creation and employment, the music industry is therefore more important than the textile … [Read more...]