The National Book Development Board (NBDB) is a government agency that builds a culture of reading and creates an environment for the growth of the book publishing industry in the country.

It has a multi-sector representation which harnesses content creators, publishers, book distributors, and readers—ensuring a vibrant ecology of participants in all facets of publishing.

The Philippines’ involvement at the 2019 Frankfurt Book Fair is largely spearheaded by the NBDB. To know more about the NBDB and to collaborate with the Philippine publishing industry players, reach out to us through

You can access our Philippine Rights Catalogue 2019 here.