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Polish authors' society ZAiKS has reported its financial statements for 2015. Although collections in the year were down compared with 2014, they were still the third highest in the authors' society history.


  • In recent years, royalty collections in Poland have performed better than trade earnings from recorded music sales. However, for the last couple of years, the reverse has been the case.

Features and Benefits

  • Details royalty collections paid to authors' society ZAiKS in 2014 and 2015.
  • Assesses collections by source and explains why digital collections are low despite rising use of digital music services in Poland.

Key questions answered

  • What is the biggest revenue generator for authors and publishers in Poland?
  • Why are digital collections so low?

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  • Summary
  • Two years of decline for Polish authors' rights
  • Background music and public performance growth
  • Low digital earnings for authors and publishers


  • Author

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