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The Purchaser's Guide

In the most complete listing of music and audio suppliers anywhere, you will find toll free numbers, fax numbers, email and internet addresses as well as detailed company and product information on every company in the music industry. Along with the print edition, your subscription allows you to refer to the Guide on any mobile device. Want to contact foreign manufacturers directly? You'll find all their addresses, telephone and fax numbers in this incredible publication. There's nothing else like it, and it's yours free with a $16 annual subscription to Music Trades. Tell me more about the Purchaser's Guide.

Top Companies Ranked By Sales

The Global 225

Sales Rankings of the World's Largest Top 225 Manufacturers. The Global 225 Report, the first-ever sales ranking of the world's largest music and sound manufacturers and distributors, is an effort to help manufacturers and retailers better understand the dynamics of the international industry. The rankings contain a number of names familiar to anyone in the U.S., like Yamaha, Samick and Hohner; however, some of the less familiar names also play important roles in the U.S. market and other parts of the world. All these companies and many more are included in this Global 225 report.

The Top 100 U.S. Music Manufacturers

Who were the top manufacturers last year? What were their sales? How many people do they employ? These are just a few of the questions answered in this in-depth report on the largest music and sound equipment manufacturers.

Sales Data On The Top 50 Markets

Complete sales reports on the world's top markets for music products. From The U.S.A. to Japan, China, and Germany, our research team gathers data for more than 30 mar- kets with year-over-year comparisons and complete demographics information. Available nowhere else, this data from The Music Trades provides the ultimate perspective on the state of the world music market.

The Annual Census Of The Music Industries
Sales Data On 55 Product Categories
Detailed sales statistics on all music and sound equipment. 55 different categories, average unit prices, sales by price point, unit volume, retail and wholesale margins, year-to-date, and six-year historical data. From grand pianos to power amplifiers and synthesizers, if it has to do with the creation of sound, our research department has detailed sales information from the U.S. market.

Quarterly Sales For The Music Industry
Data By Region And Product

Sales results for the music industry are detailed quarterly in The Music Trades. Retail dollar figures, compared to previous quarters, are presented for 15 different product groups. 

Import Tracker
Precise Import/Export Data
Every quarter, our research department delves into the import figures for all product groups and reports on them in detail. Data includes import quantities and values, as well as quantities by top countries. From grand pianos to electric guitars and power amplifiers, the data presented in Import Tracker provides invaluable perspective on trends in the music and audio markets.

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