Federal Association of Music Industry

  1. German Police Raid Europe’s Biggest Counterfeit Pressing Plant

    July 11, 2014 9:02 AM EDT German police have discovered one of the largest illegal pressing plants in Europe for CDs, DVDs and vinyl records. Following a two-year investigation, several properties in Aschaffenburg and in the federal state of Hessen were raided, with offici ...

  2. Germany's Growing CD, Vinyl Market Bolstered by Digital Sales

    March 06, 2014 12:05 PM EST According to the Federal Association of Music Industry (BVMI) in Berlin, Germans are still buying more CDs than other Europeans. Last year, CD purchases accounted for two-thirds of Germany's total music sales, which overall amounted to EUR 1. ...