129.1 million (2017)

Official language



Mexican peso ($)

Translation Programmes

Secretaría de Cultura Literary Translation Program (Protrad) offers funds in three categories of full-length book translation

VAT on Books

0% for books and ebooks

Fixed Book Price System


Official Statistics Office

Institute of Statistics and Geography

Annual Book Fairs

International Children and Young Adults Book Fair (FILIJ) held over 11 days in November in Mexico City
International Book Fair of Palacio de Mineria held over 12 days in February/March in Mexico City
Guadalajara International Book Fair held over 9 days in November/December

Useful Contacts

British Council
Email: contacto@britishcouncil.org.mx
Tel: +52 (55) 5263 1900

Department for International Trade 
Email: uktrademexico@fco.gov.uk
Tel: +52 (55) 16703200