Spain's publishing industry annually publishes between 80,000 and 100,000 titles. The editorial offer contains a catalog of over 600,000 active titles. By turnover, the Spanish publishing industry exceeds 2,200 million euros which places it as the fourth / fifth world publishing power.
Outside Spain, our publishing industry has a major presence, with over 550 million sold internationally, a 25% of the total.
Spain is home to more than 1,600 literary competitions, many sponsored by publishing houses or small municipalities. Prize money ranges goes up to 601,000€ of the Premio Planeta.
Spain´s Ministry of Culture is keen to support the translation into other languages of works written in Spanish, Catalan, Basque and Galician. Grants are awarded annually.