Apple may soon launch the Apple Books in Russia. The company held meetings with Russian publishers. About this informed the newspaper “Vedomosti” referring to the top managers of three major Russian publishers.
Apple Books is an application for reading electronic books, it was renamed from iBooks with iOS 12. At the moment in Russia in the Apple Books do not sell books in the Russian language due to the lack of agreements with Russian publishers.
According to sources, Apple representatives several Books, visited Russia and met with major Russian publishers. Apple representatives were interested in the structure of the Russian market of electronic books, perspectives and problems of piracy.
Publishers could not confirm that Apple is planning to enter the Russian market of electronic books, but don’t rule that out.
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