Monday, December 27, 2010

Delhi Book Fair



Have you visited our stall at the Delhi Book Fair yet? We are at Stall No 12AF-07-2 Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.


Delhi Book Fair has established it self as a gateway to the Indian book publishing industry. An eagerly awaited exposition, it offers a sales forum and a meeting place for publishers, booksellers authors, translators and book-lovers of all age group.

Indian publishing industry consisting of books, magazines and newspapers is estimated at Rs. 200,000 million. Of this, the book market for educational and non educational books is worth Rs. 130, 000 million approximately. Publishing industry in India is expected to grow at around 15 percent per annum to keep pace with the rising literacy rate.

The Indian book market is truly vibrant with over 16,000 publishers and 30,000 bookshops besides multi-national publishing companies like Oxford University Press, Macmillan, Penguin, Haper Collins, Random House, Hachette, Picador, Rutledge Harvard business Publishing etc., who, along with Indian publishers, bring out around 70,000 titles per annum.

Hindi records highest number of titles published every year, while 30 percent of all books are published in English. Other major books are published in Bengali, Gujarati, Malayalam, Marathi, Tamil and rest in the other 16 official languages.

Delhi Book Fair has evolved over the years as a highly popular conduit to the world of books and publishers and distributers. The last edition of the Delhi book Fair attracted over three lakhs visitors from India and overseas. The ever increasing numbers of visitors and exhibitors speaks volumes of its success.

Click here for more information.

Date : December 25, 2010 to January 2, 2011
Venue : Hall NO. 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 & 12 A (air –conditioned)
Timing : 11.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m.

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