International sales 'increasingly important in 2019', predict publishers

International sales 'increasingly important in 2019', predict publishers

Publishers will increasingly look to international territories for growth this year in the face of a stable but flat domestic market, according to industry leaders giving The Bookseller their predictions for what 2019 holds for the trade.

Yet paradoxically the terms of many international trading relationships are currently uncertain amid the deep confusion surrounding Brexit, scheduled to take place just weeks from now, as many pointed out.

"In a domestic market squeezed by rising costs and price resistance, with only so many ways of dividing up the cake, international markets will contin...

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