Physical and digital music sales dipped 0.8% in the first half of 2014 in Germany.
Total revenues in the first six months of the year totaled 656 million Euros – down by 4 million Euros compared to the first half of 2013.
CD was down 3.6% year-on-year but still represents 65.6% of overall revenues.
Download revenue fell 7.1% but still managed a share of 26.5% of the market.
Subscription and ad-funded streaming revenue increase 77% with the format accounting for 7.7% of the market.
Vinyl also saw growth as it climbed 34.5% YoY, claiming 2.4% of the market.
"We're seeing a comparatively stable overall market development in Germany, with the CD continuing to play a decisive role," said BVMI MD Dr. Florian Drücke. "Unlike in other countries, consumption of music in Germany is shifting to the digital world at a more moderate pace."