ACCUCOMS to represent American Psychiatric Association Publishing in 20 more countries

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Leiden, The Netherlands – ACCUCOMS, the specialist in global sales and marketing for publishers and societies, today announces that the American Psychiatric Association Publishing (APA Publishing), the world’s premier publisher of books, journals, and multimedia on psychiatry, mental health, and behavioural science, has extended its agreement with ACCUCOMS to represent them in 20 more countries in Turkey, North Africa, Israel and the Middle East, starting July 1st, 2019.

ACCUCOMS is already representing APA Publishing in Europe, and both parties are pleased to extend that successful partnership further.

In the new agreement ACCUCOMS will be responsible for increasing site license sales in the academic, government, and corporate sectors in Bahrain, Cyprus, Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen. ACCUCOMS will also be providing local support to all subscription agents and customers in these countries.

Simon Boisseau, Commercial Director at ACCUCOMS, said: “ACCUCOMS is very proud to now bring APA Publishing’s content to more libraries and institutions. APA Publishing provides a rich resource for an area of research that continues to grow in scope and importance.”

Patrick Hansard, Director of Sales and Marketing at APA Publishing, added: “We are very pleased with new business generated by ACCUCOMS since our sales representation agreement in Europe began, and we are excited to extend this partnership to an additional territory.”


ACCUCOMS provides societies and publishers with global reach through expert local teams around the world. The company operates in five continents, covering North America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East, North Africa, Turkey, India, South Korea, Taiwan and South East Asia.

ACCUCOMS’ multilingual teams offer efficient and intelligent representation, telesales and business intelligence services as well as user interaction programs to clients that range from large publishing houses to specialist society publishers.

About APA Publishing

American Psychiatric Association Publishing is the world’s premier publisher of books, journals, and multimedia on psychiatry, mental health, and behavioural science. APA Publishing offers authoritative, up-to-date, and affordable information geared toward psychiatrists, other mental health professionals, psychiatric residents, medical students, and the general public.

APA Publishing is a division of the American Psychiatric Association. Its purpose is twofold: to serve as the distributor of publications of the Association and to publish books independent of the policies and procedures of the American Psychiatric Association. APA Publishing has grown since its founding in 1981 into a full-service publishing house, including a staff of editorial, production, marketing, and business experts devoted to publishing for the field of psychiatry and mental health.

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