About DME


Dutch Music Export is an initiative by Fonds PodiumKunsten, Buma Cultuur and Stichting Popcoalitie, created with the foremost goal to bolster the international position of Dutch pop music on the world stage in a substantial and measurable way.

Dutch Music Export advocates a structural and sustainable plan of action to back a productive congregation of internationally active and accomplished artists. DME accommodates DJs and rappers who operate within a myriad of fields, as well as pop music viable for both mainstream and niche markets.

Dutch Music Export works under the auspices of Stichting Popcoalitie, an alliance that heeds policy, professionalism and governance. These regulations, means of execution and bordering policies are evaluated annually. 

On this website, you will find all available info in relation to the support of Dutch artists abroad, the activities in the field of education, as well as the terms of the various export subsidy rules.