Piracy losses in Germany in 2011

In 2011, movie piracy in Germany created losses of $200 Million to the film industry. Users in Germany illegally downloaded or viewed unauthorized steams of movies on 185 million occasions.

In the same year, the music industry in Germany lost $660 Million to pirated music.

The total losses of counterfeit goods in Germany is estimated to cause losses of up to $32 Billion a year.

Source: Scott Roxborough, “Study: Cost of German Music Piracy at $660 Million,” Hollywood Reporter, June 12, 2012.