Popular Pirated Items in Jordan in 2012

Jordan’s National Library Department Director General reported to the media that ¬†pirated Play Station games were the most common smuggled item from Syria into the country in 2012. After pirated video games, the popular pirated items were DVDs, music discs and software.

Due to the conflict in Syria, the smuggling of pirated goods into Jordan dropped significantly in the first three months of 2013.

Source: ¬†“Jordanians go without their beloved pirated DVDs due to Syrian war,” AL Bawaba, April 7, 2013.