The following table of the world's 50 biggest book publishers is part of the analysis „Global 50. The Ranking of the Publishing Industry 2018”. The publishers are listed according to their sales in 2017.
„Global 50. The Ranking of the Publishing Industry” has been updated every year since 2007. In an overview of the leading publishing ventures worldwide, this study is listing consumer (or trade) publishers together with educational and professional (plus scientific, technical, and medical, STM) publishers. Order your copy of the „Global 50 Ranking” (220 pages) here.