According to the ISBN Agency Bowker:
300,000 books were published in the U.S. 2003.
411,422 books were published in the U.S. in 2007.
1,052,803 books were published in the U.S. 2009.
Approximately 3,000,000 books were published in the U.S. in 2011.
Author Seth Godin said Bowker estimates that they will issue 15,000,000 ISBN numbers in 2012.
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