Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.37) - Somos Educação S.A. (Brazil): Brazil's largest K-12 publishing group
(WorldKings.org) Somos Educação S.A., known as Abril Educação until June 2015, is the largest K-12 group in Brazil and has a broad portfolio of integrated educational solutions (products and services) that includes textbooks, learning systems, language courses and technology platforms, and it also operates proprietary schools and preparatory courses.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.36) - Madrigall Group (France) : The third largest French publishing group.
(WorldKings.org) Madrigall Group (or Éditions Gallimard) was founded in 1911 by Gaston Gallimard, the grandfather of today’s president and CEO Antoine Gallimard, as Les Editions de la Nouvelle Revue Française (NRF). The publisher has been home to many of the most prestigious writers in French literature throughout the 20th century, including Marcel Proust, Albert Camus, Jean-Paul Sartre, and 2008 Nobel laureate Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.35) - Les Editions Lefebvre-Sarrut (France): Europe's leading publisher of publications related to legal knowledge and taxation
(WorldKings.org) Les Editions Lefebvre-Sarrut is a leading European tax and regulatory publisher, initially stemming from a merger between Editions Francis Lefebvre and Editions Législatives in 1999 with a focus on publishing, professional education and database integration. Les Editions Francis Lefebvre was founded in 1930 ad Les Editions Législatives was founded in 1947. Les Editions Législatives publishes loose-leaf-collections and is a leader in social and business law.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.34) - Woongjin ThinkBig (Korea): The publisher with more than 40 years of dedication to the educational materials market for all ages.
(WorldKings.org) Woongjin ThinkBig was established in 1980 as Woongjin Publications and focuses on educational materials for people of all ages, including study books, complete collections, single works, after-school learning materials, textbooks and online content.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.33) - Mondadori (Italy): The publisher at the forefront of innovation and embracing new trends
(WorldKings.org) The company was founded in 1907 in Ostiglia by 18-year-old Arnoldo Mondadori who began his publishing career with the publication of the magazine Luce!. In 1912 he founded La Sociale and published the first book AiaMadama together with his close friend Tommaso Monicelli and the following year, La Lampada, a series of children's books.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.32) - Informa PLC (UK): Two decades leading in publishing and organizing popular comic conferences
(WorldKings.org) Informa plc is a British multinational publishing, business intelligence, and exhibitions group. Headquartered in London, it is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.31) - Holtzbrinck (Germany): 73 years of continuous development of one of the world's largest English-language publications
(WorldKings.org) Holtzbrinck Publishing Group is a privately-held German company based in Stuttgart which owns publishing companies worldwide. Through Macmillan Publishers, it is one of the Big Five English-language publishing companies.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.30) - Elsevier B.V .: A prestigious academic publisher from the Netherlands
(WorldKings.org) Elsevier is a Netherlands-based information and analytics company specializing in scientific, technical, and medical content.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.29) - Cambridge University Press (UK): The oldest university publisher in the world
(WorldKings.org) Cambridge University Press (CUP) is the publishing business of the University of Cambridge. Granted letters patent by King Henry VIII in 1534, it is the oldest university press in the world. It is also the Queen's Printer.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.28) - Grupo Planeta (Spain): The leading media group in Spanish and Latin publishing
(WorldKings.org) Grupo Planeta has more than 70 publishing brands throughout the world, which publish fiction and non-fiction in Spanish, Catalan, Portuguese and Italian.