Businesses booming in Almeria


A REPORT released by Unicaja bank entitled ‘Economic and Financial Analysis Andalucia 2017’ has revealed Almerian companies had the most increased business activity in Andalucia last year.

Businesses in the province saw a growth of 12.6 per cent, compared with a regional average of 8.5 per cent.

While the figures are promising they have not returned to their pre-crisis economic levels. In the case of Almeria, there are currently 4,000 companies less than in 2008.

In the province today there are 41,212 businesses operating, nearly a thousand more than 2016.

The sectors that have shown the greatest increase in business and sales have been outwith the traditional agricultural sector.

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