French online music sales offset fall in mobile segment

Wednesday 6 May 2009 | 11:23 CET | News
France's digital music sales fell by 1 percent to EUR 17.6 million in the first quarter compared to EUR 17.9 million in the year-earlier period, according to music rights holders association SNEP. Although revenues from internet downloads grew by 13 percent to EUR 8 million, mobile music sales fell by 46 percent to EUR 5.3 million. In the internet download segment, individual track sales rose by 1 percent to EUR 3.2 million and album downloads rose by 32 percent to EUR 3.1 million. In the mobile segment, ringtone sales fell by 31 percent to EUR 1.8 million, track sales were down 60 percent to

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