country profile

Country profile – Thailand 2016

This country profile is on Thailand where mobile is the biggest driver but slow mobile network speeds have been seen as a barrier to subscription services taking off properly. YouTube is, however, proving its worth as a...

Country Profile: South Korea

Recorded music revenue in South Korea grew around 20% in 2016, according to local executives, with little signs of the country’s recent digital-led boom running out of road. South Korea experienced double-digit growth...

Country Profile – Brazil 2016

Streaming raced ahead last year to offset download declines in the country that hosted the 2016 Rio olympics. The overall market declined due to plunging CD sales, but with streaming heralding the first time that legal music...