Sedo which runs one of the major marketplaces for people to buy and sell domain names has just produced a report showing a valuable insight into where and how many domain sales there were in 2007 together with a comparision of domain sales for 2006.

Findings from the report:

“The .com extension remains the most frequently sold global TLD over Sedo with over 76% of all sales being .com domain names. Next to follow is the .net TLD with a 9% share and .info with 7%.

In 2007 domains amounting to a total of $72,230,731 were sold and transferred via the Sedo marketplace. This is a 60% increase of the same figure from 2006.

 The Domain Sales Seondary Market Study (.pdf)