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South Korean authors' society, KOMCA, has reported a positive year for collections with growth in all the main revenue sources.


  • Digital is now the biggest revenue source for local authors and publishers having overtaken performance in 2015.

Features and Benefits

  • Details the latest royalty collection details published by the South Korean authors' society KOMCA.
  • Assesses collections by source and sub-sector with explanations for growth.

Key questions answered

  • What is the biggest revenue generator for authors and publishers in South Korea?
  • What caused audiovisual collections in South Korea last year to more than treble?

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  • Summary
  • More than 10 years of consistent revenue growth for KOMCA
  • Steady growth for performance and broadcasting
  • Higher CD sales boost mechanicals


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