Population: 10.46m (2013)
Currency: Euro (€)
Important ministries: Ministry of Education, Ministry of Culture
Official statistics office: National Statistical Institute of Portugual
Trade association: Portuguese Publishers and Booksellers Association
Annual book fair: Lisbon Book Fair in May.
Translation programme: Both Direção-Geral do Livro, dos Arquivos e das Biblioteca (DGLAB) through its A Direção de Serviços do Livro ) and Camões - Instituto da Cooperação e da Língua
Vat on books: 6% print 23% ebooks
Fixed book price system: Yes since 1996.