Retail value of physical CD shipments in the United States from 1999 to 2017 (in billion U.S. dollars)

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Value in billion U.S. dollars
199912.82
200013.21
200112.91
200212.04
200311.23
200411.45
200510.52
20069.37
20077.45
20085.47
20094.27
20103.39
20113.1
20122.49
20132.12
20141.83
20151.52
20161.17
H1 20170.43

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The statistic above shows the retail value of annual physical CD shipments in the United States from 1999 to 2017. The 172.2 million physical albums shipped in 2013 had a retail value of 2.12 billion U.S. dollars.
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Release date
September 2017
Region
United States
Survey time period
1999 to 2017
Special properties
includes only CDs / net shipments after returns
Supplementary notes
From 2016 onwards, the figure includes both CD albums and CD singles.
Figures for the period 2004 to 2014 were taken from RIAA's earlier publications.
Figures have been rounded.

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