WANA (May 21) – As one of the most important cultural events, the book fair is held every year in May in Tehran.



The spokesperson of the Tehran International Book Fair announced at the end of the exhibition:


  • The total sales of the 34th Tehran Book Fair exceeded 401 billion Tomans. (about eight million US dollars)


  • The people of Iran bought 251 billion and 290 million Tomans in the face-to-face section and 149 billion and 800 million Tomans in the virtual section from all over the country. (A total of about eight million US dollars)


  • The number of purchased books is estimated to be more than 3.5 million copies.
Book Fair

Iranians visit the International Book Fair in Tehran, Iran, May 12, 2023. Majid Asgaripour/WANA (West Asia News Agency)