As of September 1, in Moldova, were registered more than 167.1 thousand legal entities and individual entrepreneurs, which is about 600 less than by July 1.
This is evidenced by the data of the Agency of Public Services. Total as of September 1, were registered: 99.3 thousand - LLC; 52.9 thousand - IP; 4,4 thousand - joint-stock company; 3,7 thousand - cooperatives; 2 thousand - non-profit organizations; 1,55 thousand - state-owned enterprises and municipal enterprises; and 3 thousand - other types of enterprises (collective farms, branches, etc.). As InfoMarket reported earlier, referring to the data of the Agency of Public Services, as of January 1, 2018, the state register of legal entities contained information on 169,4 thousand companies. Of these, about 53% were engaged in wholesale and retail trade; 12% - worked in the processing industry; 6% - in agriculture; 5% - in the transport sector; 4% - in the hotel business, 4% - in real estate, 2% - in construction; 2% - in the financial sector, 1% - health care and social assistance. As previously reported, in 2016, in Moldova were registered 5673 enterprises, in 2015 - 5985, in 2014 - 6263 enterprises. For comparison, in 2007, in the country were registered 11480 enterprises.//07.09.2018 — InfoMarket.