The Andalusia of Juanma Moreno increased a 13.4% The number of new commercial companies in January compared to the same month of 2022, reaching a total of 1,680 companies, according to data released this Thursday by the National Institute of Statistics (INE). Besides, dissolutions fell 6.3% in the same period.
The Andalusian is the third community with the largest number of commercial companies created in January after the Madrid Community (2,042) and Catalonia (1,868), thus establishing himself on the national podium.
Besides, the dissolution of companies in Andalusia has fallen a 6.3% in year-on-year terms, with 532 of them affected in the first month of the year. The region continues in second place in this section, surpassed by the Community of Madrid (1,387). The Valencian Community (320) occupies the third position.
Of all the companies created in Andalusia in January, with a capital of 101.7 million euros, only three they chose the anonymous society (SA) as a legal entity, while the rest did so as a limited company (SL).
By provincesMalaga leads the list of companies incorporated in January with 553, followed by Seville (410), Almería and Córdoba (147 each), Cádiz (159), Granada (126), Huelva (74) and Jaén (64).
The mercantile companies that increased their capital were 402 -with a capital of 231.4 million-, of which 14 did so as a public limited company and the rest as a limited company. In addition, a total of 532 were dissolved: 478 voluntarily, 24 by merger and 30 for other reasons.
With regard to commercial companies that disburse dividends Passives We find two companies that have a paid-up capital of 61 million. For its part, the number of companies that reduce capital stands at 80, with an amount of 48.9 million euros.
In Spainthe number of new mercantile companies rose by 15.6% last January compared to the same month in 2022, reaching a total of 9,472 companies. With the rebound in January, the creation of companies returns to positive rates after experiencing a year-on-year decrease of 1.6% in December.
For the constitution of the 9,472 companies created last month, slightly more than €553 millionwhich is 9.9% more than in the first month of 2022, while the average subscribed capital, which stood at 58,388 euros, decreased by 4.9% year-on-year.
At the same time that the creation of companies increased, so did the dissolution of companies in January -5.8% more than in the same month of 2022- up to a total of 3,931, the highest figure since January 2019. In other words, every day 127 companies closed their doors in Spain during the past month.