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Key facts

Population: 5.6m (2014)
Official languages: Danish
Currency: Danish Krone (DKK)
Important ministries: Ministry of Education, Ministry of Culture
Official statistics office: StatBank Denmark
Trade association: Danske Forlag (Danish Publishers Association)  and Boghandlerforening (Danish Booksellers Association)
Annual book fair: Copenhagen Bogforum held in November.
Translation programme: Danish Arts Foundation has a translation fund for the purpose of Promoting Danish Literature and drama abroad. Deadlines usually in September.
VAT on books: Print 25% ebooks 25%
Fixed book price system: No
Trade magazine: BogMarkedet


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Scandinavia publishing market profile 2004
Book market statistics August 2017