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Brazil’s Government Debates Future of Digital Publishing

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A high level meeting in Brasilia debated the future of digital publishing, focusing on reducing taxes on ebooks and devices and using digital to promote the democratization of reading.
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Timeline of the Brazilian Publishing Marketplace: 1995-2012

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International interest, digitization, and market consolidation are not new phenomenon in Brazil, and many began more than ten years ago, as evidenced by this brief timeline of publishing market since 1995.
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Ebooks Predicted to Reach 2.63% Market Share by End of 2013

Brazil E-book Prediction

Based on number released by DLD, one of Brazil’s biggest ebook distributors, we forecast the ebook market in Brazil at 3.57m units sold—or 2.6% of the overall market—for 2013. Read More

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Bookstore, Electronics Chains to Sell Kindles in Brazil

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As reported earlier this week, Amazon is will begin selling its Kindle ereader through retail partners, including bookstore chain Livraria da Vila and Ponto Frio, an important electronics retail chain. Read More

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New E-book Library for Brazilian Mobile Devices

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Mobile phone company Claro, with 61 million users in Brazil, is adding a new cloud based subscription e-book library, Claro Leitura, with 1,500 titles.  Read More

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