Official Statistics Office
National Administrative Department of Statistics (DANE)
Colombian Book Chamber (Cámara Colombiana del Libro)
Annual Book Fairs
Bogota International Book Fair (Feria Internacional del Libro de Bogotá or FILBo) is held over 12 days in April/May.
Directory of Regional Book Fairs (Colombian Book Chamber, 2019)
VAT on Books
0% for books and eBooks
Fixed Book Price System
Book market statistics (PA, 2017) [link to download/view]
Statistics Publishing Sector in Colombia (Colombian Book Chamber, 2017)
Directory of Colombian Publishers(Colombian Book Chamber, 2017)
Latest updates on Colombia
Want to get the latest on the business environment and export opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean (LatAC)? Are you an experienced exporter thinking of expanding to a region of vibrant and lucrative markets? The Department for International Trade invites you to join the 2020 edition of LatAC Roadshow. Her Majesty's Trade Commissioner for LatAC Jo Crellin and eight DIT country directors will be updating UK companies on the latest opportunities in these exciting markets. What can you expect? Morning plenary with sector and market focused information plus fellow UK companies sharing how they have succeeded in LatAC. You will benefit from dedicated time with market experts and through one-to-one meetings you will:
- Gain specific market insights and identify potential partners
- Have a unique chance to test and solidify business strategies
- Get to know our LatAC Enquiry Hub model
- Learn about the main conferences/trade shows in the region in 2020/21
The British Council would like to invite the publishing sector to participate in this opportunity for English language teaching materials at the Local Education Authority in Bogotá, Colombia. Objectives
- To supply teaching and reference material to 5 schools in the public sector in Bogotá, Colombia. These 5 schools will be chosen by the Local Education Authority of Bogotá.
- To supply 660 pedagogical kits for students in schools in the public sector in Bogotá.
EY are holding a workshop about Doing Business in Colombia. With an average of 4.8% yearly GDP growth in the last five years, Colombia is among the fastest-growing economies in South America, and one of the most dynamic emerging markets in the world. Workshop Date: Thursday 27th June 2019, 8:30 - 17:00 Venue: EY Edinburgh Offices Address: 144 Morrison Street, EH3 8EB Evening Networking Event Date: Thursday 27th June, 17:30 - 19:30 Venue: Waldorf Astoria Address: Princess St, Edinburgh, EH1 2AB Register here.