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Key facts

Population:  2.876 million (2016)
Official language: Albanian
Currency: Albanian lek (plural leke)
Important ministries: Ministry of Education and Sport, Ministry of Culture

Official statistics office: INSTAT
Trade association:
Union of Albanian Publishers
Annual book fairs: Tirana book fair held in November is organiation by the Association of Albanian Publishers
Translation programme: is a project of the Department of Books and Translation supported by the Ministry of Culture of Albania
VAT on books:  zero rate for both printed books and ebooks
Fixed book price system: No


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 Albania Publishing Market Profile 2004