The Nordic region has taken to subscription streaming services at some of the fastest rates in Western Europe, and indeed the world. Thanks to the local appetite for foreign content, and these services’ appetite for subscribers, the audience there will keep expanding for the foreseeable future.
By the end of next year, the Nordic countries will account for four of the five slowest-growing markets among those we cover. Only Australia will increase its podcast listenership at a comparably slow rate. Europe’s Listenership Is Growing More Slowly than the Global Average.
Sustainability is a hot topic, especially in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. In 2021, most ecommerce buyers, sellers, and logistics firms are taking steps to be more eco-friendly. But commitment and progress are patchy.