Greek enterprise registry balance remained positive in 2023

The Greek enterprise registry was positive in 2023, as more new enterprises were registered in the year compared with company deletions, official figures showed on Monday.

A report by GEMI, the company registry of the Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and Industry, showed that a total of 8,655 enterprises were registered in 2023, up from 7,465 in 2022, while deletions totaled 2,897 from 2,532, respectively. The balance among societe anonymes companies jumped 50% with 1,003 new company registrations and 388 deletions, with all other company categories recording spectacular increases.

The services sector was the leader, with 5,370 new registrations and a positive balance of 4,124 in 2023, from 3,480 in 2022, followed by commerce (2,364 registrations, 1,221 deletionss) and manufacturing (432 registrations, 359 deletions).