Latvian Publishers association

is the most important organization of the Latvian book publishing sector, which represents the achievements of the industry,  engages in the advocacy of entrepreneurs’ interests and rights, and stands for the development of the industry.

The core of the Association is its board – enterprising professionals in the field who have gained experience by heading their publishing houses for many years.

We try to reveal to society the world of books, rich in colours, and the breadth of language and knowledge in it.

Join us! New forces give the energy to continue.



our values


The experience, gained in the course of three decades, in dealing with issues of sectoral representation, makes us strong.


We appreciate highly support given by the  Association’s members and partners of cooperation in reaching the aims advanced by the Association.


We stand for improving the possibilities of reading books to facilitate the existence of an educated nation and the Latvian language.

our mision

to be present in processes fostering the culture of book reading and safeguarding of the Latvian language,  increasing the level of education in society.

areas of competence

If books are not read, language loses its richness and thoughts ˗ their breadth.

The Association’s activities are based on cooperation with colleagues in Latvia and beyond it, interaction with state institutions and society, promoting the Latvian book publishing sector and books as multifunctional commodities of cultural consumption to attract to reading of books both adults and children.

partners of cooperation

Our plans are implemented thanks to supporting provided by partners of cooperation.