Turkey sees over 84,000 newly established firms in 2019
Turkey saw 84,102 newly established companies in 2019, down by 1.38 percent on an annual basis.
Over 86 percent of newly established firms were limited companies, while 13.6 percent of them were joint stock companies.
The top three fields of operation among new companies were wholesale and retail trade, manufacturing and construction.
In 2019, 12,634 companies with foreign partners were established.
During the year, 1,161 cooperatives were also launched.
Meanwhile, the number of newly-established companies soared 23.49 percent year-on-year in December to reach 7,849 firms on a yearly basis.
In December, 2,201 firms were liquidated, up by 7.4 percent versus the same month previous year.