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Swedish record companies are heading for stagnation in their subscription service revenues.


  • IFPI Sweden has reported a positive year for recorded-music trade revenue. However, with the exception of vinyl LPs, music subscriptions provided the only growth in trade earnings.

Features and Benefits

  • Details the 2017 recorded-music trade sales figures in Sweden.
  • Examines how sales may progress given the slowdown in subscription revenue.

Key questions answered

  • What share of recorded-music trade sales came from music subscriptions last year?
  • How long will recorded-music sales continue to rise in Sweden?

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  • Summary
  • Positive year for Swedish recorded-music sales
  • Music subscriptions and vinyl the growth providers
  • Moving slowly toward subscription stagnation


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