May 18, 2022

Netherlands: Ebook Sales Up 60% in 2013


E-books are growing in popularity in the Netherlands. Boekblad reports that 2013 saw a 60 percent rise of Dutch E-book titles.

It said digital books represented more than 3.2 percent of the total revenue from booksales. There were 1.95 million E-books sold in 2013, up from the 1.2 million of 2012.

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See Also: Boekblad Article (Dutch) Translated in English (via Google Translate)
Includes chart.

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