The latest sales figures from the Association of Norwegian Record Distributors offer more positive news than the 35% setback experienced in February. Total sales including physical units as well as downloads rose with 37% in March, compared to 2008 figures.
Sales of physical units grew with 39%, while downloads rose with 28% in March ’09.
Total accumulated sales in 2009 amount to 1,5m physical units representing a NOK 93m value. 2,2m download sales as well as 30 million streams have been generated, resulting in a NOK 20m turnover.
Association of Norwegian Record Distributors (Organizations)
IFPI Norway (Organizations)
Norwegian Independent Record Producers Assoc., NIRPA (Organizations)