In 2008 the tendency concerning increase in a publishing house in Ukraine lasted. About it on a press - conferences were reported by Anatoly Murakhovsky temporarily executing duties of the chairman Goskomteleradio, the correspondent of RBC - Ukraine reports. In particular, there were 24 thousand 40 names of books and brochures with a general circulation of 53,316 million copies that is 33% more, than in 2007 according to production names 2% more on circulation. In particular, 16 thousand 418 names of books and brochures were published in Ukrainian with a general circulation nearly 32 million copies.
At the same time, speaking about a situation with book publishing in the current year, he noted that there was a negative tendency in connection with increase in a dollar rate, from - for what sharply grew energy costs, paper and printing materials. If in 2008 offset paper cost 4 thousand UAH for t, at the beginning of 2009 the price grew to 7-9 thousand UAH for t, newsprint cost makes for today 6-7 thousand UAH for t.
In such situation, A.Murakhovsky considers, the state levers of stimulation of book publishing are necessary. Also it stated low providing with books the population of Ukraine. For today providing with books - 1,2 books per capita that is three times less than in 1990. In the developed countries 5-9 books on one inhabitant annually are published.
Also it stated low providing with bookstores. In particular, for today in Ukraine there are about 1116 bookstores whereas still at the end of 90-x this indicator was four times more.