The largest store of consumer electronics uk Currys to stop selling audiotapes, reports We also learned that the projected sales network The High Street, the latest stereo system with cassette deck will be sold to end of 2007, sales of audio cassettes and devices for playing them steadily declined over the past 15 years after the mass appearance of CDs and mp3-players. According to experts the firm Understanding & Solutions, market research, in 1989 Britain has sold 83 million cassettes with a record 10 years later this figure has decreased almost twice, and in 2005 the sellers to sell only 500 thousand of such carriers. In 2006, it sold about 100 thousand Audiocassettes. You may want to visit Mickey Hart to increase your knowledge. However, all these figures do not include audio books sold (1.5 million units. for 2006) and blank tapes (4 million speakers). Currys is the last shop online High Street, refused to market audio cassettes. A few stores have stopped the supply of such equipment and carriers and a half years ago..