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Buying and selling of music

When we listen to music on TV or on the radio subsequent payments are made for the right to play the music in public. Companies in the industries TV, radio and music publishers, etc. purchase the majority of these rights for which the right keepers receive payment. The right keepers are made up by organizations, such as Koda, Gramex and NCB.

The statistics show data on the sales of recorded music distributed by nationality and form of distribution. The statistics also include data on income from sales of music distributed by type of rights owner and region as well as data on the purchase of rights to play music distributed by industry.

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