8 230 new businesses registered in H1

In the first half of this year, 8 230 new businesses, 459 more than the year before, were registered in Estonia. Among the new businesses were 7 061 private limited companies, 15 public limited companies, and 1 154 sole proprietorships, the Justice Ministry said.

Some 69% of all the private limited companies, 4838 in all, were established without immediate contribution of share capital.

Most new businesses were registered via the e-Business Register.

Data of the commercial register show that in 2012 a total of 19 203 businesses were registered in Estonia. Private limited companies without capital contribution numbered 8 991, making up 60% of all companies of this type.

Source: Estonian Review

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: