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The Federation of European Publishers presents the brochure "The Book Sector in Europe: Facts and Figures"

In occasion of its 50th anniversary, the Federation of European Publishers (FEP) has produced a statistics publication that provides a... Read more

New Premises

FEP secretariat has moved to its new offices in Brussels. The new address is: Chaussée d’Ixelles 29/35 (Galerie Toison d’Or, next to Théâtre... Read more

FEP Press release | The Federation of European Publishers (FEP) launches the campaign Stand Up for ©ulture – Yes to a fair reform at the Frankfurt Book Fair

After lengthy discussions and a failed vote in July, the European Parliament adopted the report on Copyright in the Digital Single Market on... Read more

European publishing at the time of COVID-19

Book publishing has been severely hit by the closing of bookshops as well as by books being considered as non-essential products in some... Read more

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Press Release: Belarus – Reports of detention of publisher and bookseller raise concerns

25 May 2022

The International Publishers Association, the Federation of European Publishers and the European and International Booksellers Federation are extremely concerned by new reports from (...)

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Press release: FEP welcomes the directive on value-added tax rates

7 April 2022

The new directive allows super-reduced and 0 VAT also on books and ebooks

The Federation of European Publishers welcomes the adoption on 5 April by the Economic and Financial Affairs (ECOFIN) Council of the directive amending Directive 2006/112/EC regarding value-added (...)

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Press Release: Crowdfunding campaign to support the printing of Ukrainian children’s books

22 March 2022

More than 3 million refugees and among them many, many children who left their homes only with the minimum essentials. These children need to find comfort, these children need to continue being (...)

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Press Release: FEP invites the Ukrainian Publishers Association as Special Guest

4 March 2022

Since the very first days of the conflict, the Federation of European Publishers has voiced its condemnation of the Russian war against one of our European neighbours: Ukraine.
Today FEP’s (...)

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