Ukrainian book market research
Project "Ukrainian book market research" is implemented in the frames of Ukrainian Book Trade Project (in 2006-2008) by International Renaissance Foundation and Fund for Central and East European Book Projects, Amsterdam and supported by the Matra Programme of the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
22 participants from 10 organizations (15 people from 10 publishing houses, 4 people from 2 companies which combine publishing and book selling activities, and 3 people from Ukrainian Printing Academy teaching courses for publishers and booksellers) participated in Promotion seminar held at the Institute of political technologies, Lviv, on July 13-14, 2006. The seminar was conducted by Jolanta and Jacek Wlodarczyk.
Ukrainian book industry Web portal UABOOKS.INFO
The second version of Ukrainian book industry Web portal UABooks.info opened on June, 26. New information resource will become an important tool for Ukrainian publishers and book distributors, source of information and knowledge for all participants of Ukrainian book market.
The first regional distribution centre 100 THOUSANDS BOOKS opened in Rivne
1 st of March, 2006, the first regional distribution centre "100 thousands books" opened in Rivne (out of 16 planned withing 3 years). The centre was created for the clients in Rivne and Volyn regions: bookshops, schools, libraries, Universities, private entrepreneurs, etc.