Agribusinesses bloom after the first wave of crisis

The number of businesses in agriculture had one of the highest growth rates, with over 20,700 new entities created in 2012, according to the report on the SME sector in Romania, edition 2013, conducted ??by Post-Privatization Foundation

The figure represents 16.5% of total emerging companies, ranking this sector second, after the trade.


Agriculture has experienced a positive trend in recent years, increasing in importance for SMEs. Micro and small enterprises have contributed significantly to the overall increase of 2.9% registered for the period 2010-2011.


Amid increasing number of companies increased the number of employees in 2011, registering a plus of 2.4% over the previous year.


Post-Privatization Foundation report preceded the report of the Presidential Commission for Agriculture launched on 1 July 2013 and is available here.