INDIA National Stand @ Frankfurt Book Fair 2023
First-of-its-kind, the 75th edition of Frankfurter Buchmesse saw the showcasing of Indian Publishers as one unit of INDIA, projecting the collective might of Indian publishing industry at the global stage. The stand projects the multilingualism of India as the living tradition with the slogan ‘Bringing Stories from New India.’
The INDIA National Stand was inaugurated in the presence of officials of Frankfurt Book Fair, CGI Frankfurt, Indian publishers and participants, and many foreign publishers, trade visitors, buyers, literary and rights exchange agents, distributors, translators, foreign rights managers, and others related with this biggest B2B book fair. The INDIA National Stand is an initiative of National Book Trust India, the nodal body of Government of India for promotion of Indian books abroad, in collaboration with CAPEXIL (Ministry of Commerce & Trade, Govt of India) and it provides networking and business opportunity for Indian Publishers participating at the Frankfurt Book Fair.
The event also marks the announcement of Financial Assistance Programme of the Ministry of Education, Govt of India for Translation of Indian Books into foreign languages as well as presentation on the New Delhi World Book Fair, scheduled from 10-18 February 2024.