More and more business is done regardless of borders. Thus, Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels offers a form of membership for companies from outside Germany. Börsenverein unites approximately 5.000 members, consisting of the book trade’s producers and its distributors, as the leading national association of the German book industry. This gives the book industry strong representation in the public sphere and helps the sector to develop in ways which further common interests.
The following benefits are available to you as an international member:
Membership of Börsenverein is open to the following businesses: publishing companies, retail booksellers, antiquarian book dealers, door-to-door book sales companies, mail order booksellers, the intermediary book trade (distributors), and sales representatives in the book trade. Depending on the sector, specific criteria must be met.
Any company applying for a membership of Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels must be a member of the national trade or professional association of the country in which the company has its registered place of business.
For member companies with their head offices outside Germany, the calculation of membership dues may be based upon either
You can fill in the application for publishers or the application for booksellers and send it to mitgliederservice (Member Services). In addition, you will need to send a copy of your business registration or a similar document to confirm your business activity. The @boev.deMember Service will happily answer any remaining questions and support you in every step of the application process.
For more information you can download our flyer or contact the Member Service (below).
Der Börsenverein ist in seinen Landesverbänden direkt bei Ihnen vor Ort aktiv. Wählen Sie einfach den für Sie passenden Verband.