Population

10.29 million (2017) 

Official language

Portuguese 

Currency

Euro () 

Official Statistics Office

National Statistical Institute of Portugal 

Annual Book Fairs

Translation Programmes

VAT on Books

6% for books and 23% on eBooks 

Fixed Book Price System

Yes

Statistics

Book market statistics (PA, August 2017) 

Portugal's Report to the Federation of European Publishers (June 2017) [link to download/view] 

Useful Articles/Resources

Useful Contacts

British Council
Email: info@pt.britishcouncil.org
Tel: (+351) 210 456 210

Department for International Trade
Email: DIT.Portugal@fco.gov.uk 
Tel: 00351 213 924 000 

Manuela Diniz, Experience Economy, Creative Industries, Lisbon
Email: Manuela.diniz@mobile.ukti.gov.ukmanuela.diniz@fco.gov.uk  

Claudia Luis, Trade & Investment Adviser, Lisbon
Email: Claudia.luis@fco.gov.uk  

João Sebastião, Portugal DIT Director, Lisbon
Email: joao.sebastiao@fco.gsi.gov.uk  

Book Distributors