The Italian market’s resilience shows first-nine-month statistics coming in strongly ahead of 2019’s numbers as well as those of 2020.
In revenue, the Italian trade market sees 42-percent growth over the first six months of 2020, per the publishers association.
Running through Wednesday, this week’s program of bilateral trade meetings bring together 36 Asian and European publishers.
French and Italian book publishers are engaging in a 3-day translation rights event, each the other’s second-largest rights export market.
The winners of this year’s publishing-house awards are based in Tanzania, Switzerland, Iran, the United States, Colombia, and New Zealand.
Organizers describe key features of this year’s physical-and-digital Abu Dhabi International Book Fair and Germany’s guest of honor program.
A first look at the new report on Europe’s book publishing markets highlights the range of impact felt in the first year of the pandemic.
As the EU Digital Services Act proposals head for Tuesday’s presentation, Italy’s publishers and other creative organizations issue concerns.
Italy’s bookstores are allowed to operate amid COVID-19 restrictions, and Guadalajara becomes UNESCO’s World Book Capital for 2022.
France Créative and the Italian Publishers Association ask that bookstores be allowed to stay open during the latest coronavirus lockdowns in Europe.