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International Markets

Frankfurter Buchmesse is the international hub of the global publishing industry and offers a unique platform for international exchange.

International Markets

Frankfurter Buchmesse is the world's foremost marketplace for creative intellectual property (CIP). If you want to gain deeper insights into the global trade of print and digital content, this is the right place. Nowhere else can publishing professionals experience such a wealth of diversity and exhibitors from so many nations, along with numerous events and highlights. In October, the #fbm20 Special Edition will play host to the whole world.

Upcoming events in 2020

Discover our new digital event series about publishing markets worldwide

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Market Insights Events

Discover international publishing markets in our exciting Market Insights series! Watch our 50-minute sessions with panel discussions and video snapshots from all over the world now on YouTube and learn how the publishing markets have developed during the pandemic and what highlight initiatives have emerged.

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Jakarta Content Week

The first Jakarta Content Week from 11-15 November 2020 will focus on creative content and rights trading in the Asia-Pacific region. Publishing products and other creative intellectual property will be presented, discussed and traded at the new hub of the content industries in Asia-Pacific. Join in!


Spanish-language events

Frankfurter Buchmesse 2022

The Hof

What would a successful day at the fair be without chance encounters, spontaneous meetings, and stimulating conversations outside the formal setting? Our digital format The Hof focuses on diverse publishing trends and markets. Enjoy live music, great conversations and networking with peers!

You can still benefit from our digital #fbm20 Special Edition offers!

Frankfurt Conference

Frankfurt Conference

Now available in our media library "light": watch the recordings of our digital conference programme featuring international publishing experts from the areas of Academic & Scholarly, Rights & Licensing, Publishing Insights and Audio.

B2B Events

Curated B2B events

Now available in our media library "light": Watch the recordings of our digital professional programme offering opportunities for further training in various publishing areas such as Frankfurt EDU, Academic, Rights & Licensing, THE ARTS+ and Frankfurt Kids.

Frankfurter Buchmesse 2020 Rights and Licensing

Frankfurt Rights

Frankfurt Rights is Frankfurter Buchmesse's new digital portal for contacts, information, and trading of rights and licences. Featuring an international catalogue of rights for browsing, finding, and getting discovered.


Further international highlights

Discover the B2B highlights at our Business Insights pages and find #fbm20 event and speaker highlights and relevant content for your area of interest all in one place.

Missed an event of the #fbm20 Special Edition?

You can now watch the recordings for free with your My Book Fair account!