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The International Intellectual Property Alliance, a coalition of U.S. trade associations and companies, last month recommended to the U.S. Trade Representative 43 foreign markets to target for piracy violations against U.S. marketers. The alliance estimates 1994 trade losses at $8.57 billion outside the U.S.

Leaders for motion picture losses

(in millions)

Italy $321.0

Japan 156.0

Russian Federation 145.0

Saudi Arabia 100.0

Mexico 74.0

Leaders for music recordings losses (in millions)

People's Republic of China $345.0

Russian Federation 300.0

Bulgaria 126.0

United Arab Emirates 72.0

Germany 70.0

Leaders for software losses

(in millions)

Japan $1,106.0

Germany 1,076.0

People's Republic of China 351.0

Korea 313.0

Russian Federation 310.0

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