The Book Market Fights Back


2019 was a good year for the book throughout, and the industry has started 2020 with a lot of optimism. However, with the Corona crisis and the associated lockdown and closure of bookstores, the market is experiencing drastic slumps across all segments.

Since June, however, the European book market has started to catch up considerably. How big the minus for 2020 will be ultimately depends on the Christmas business.