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Key facts

Population: 326.5m
Official language: English
Currency: USA Dollar ($)
Important Ministries:
Department of Education, US department of Arts and Culture
Official statistics office:
USA Data and Statistics
Trade associations:
Association of American Publishers, American Booksellers AssociationAssociation of American University Presses,  Association of College and Research Libraries a division of the American Libraries Association
Annual Book Fairs: Bookexpo America  in June and  New York Rights Fair
VAT/GST on books: Each state operates its own tax regime.
Retail Price Maintenance: No
Trade magazine: Publishers Weekly


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PA Market report: Routes to the American Book Market 2008
Book Market Statistic (August 2017)