Population

1.31 million (2017) 

Official language

Estonian 

Currency

Euro () 

Official Statistics Office

Statistics Estonia 

Trade Associations

Annual Book Fairs

Tallinn Book Fair, held over 3 days in April, is organised by the Estonian Publishers’ Association and National Library of Estonia. 

Translation Programmes

Traducta grant programme offers several grants to translators and foreign publishers for translating Estonian literature and publish it abroad.

Contact: traducta@kulka.ee  

VAT on Books

9% for books and 20% on eBooks 

Fixed Book Price System

No

Statistics

Literature and bookmarket: Estonia (Tauno Vahter, London Book Fair, 2018) 

Book market statistics (PA, 2017) [link to download/view] 

 

Useful Contacts

British Council
Email: info@britishcouncil.ee 

Department for International Trade
Email: DIT.Tallinn@fco.gov.uk 
Tel: +372 6674737
 

Maarika PoldesTallinn
Email: Maarika.Poldes@mobile.trade.gov.uk  

Tanel KorvelHead of Trade Section, Tallinn
Email:
Tanel.Korvel@mobile.trade.gov.uk  

Publishers
Directory of Estonian Publishers (Estonian Publishers’ Association) 

  • Varrak 
  • Egmont 
  • Ersen 
  • Tänapäev 
  • Sniisukk 
  • Koolibri 
  • Ajakirjade Kirj 
  • Pegasus 
  • TEA 
  • Odamees 

Booksellers

Book Distributors