About Association of Publishers in India

About API

The Association of Publishers in India is a trade organization that stands for the promotion and advancement of international publishers in India as well as protects the common interest of members and professionals engaged in global publishing. Engaged in market research and compiling statistics, API runs a number of industry-specific events and seminars. API representatives have been regularly participating in intra-industry meetings and best practices are shared with international bodies. A premiere industry body, it leads the advocacy efforts on behalf of the entire publishing industry.


Our Vision is to provide a forum for publishers where they can exchange ideas, network and address concerns pertaining to the industry, enabling Indian publishing to achieve world-class standards.


Our Mission is to work with members and fellow associations in India to represent their views to stakeholders, government and the society at large on the value proposition of the industry.