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The General Directorate of Economy, Trade and Tourism presents information on the activity of economic agents located on the territory of the municipality of Chisinau, in 2021.

29.11.2022

The General Directorate of Economy, Trade and Tourism presents information on the activity of economic agents located on the territory of the municipality of Chisinau, in 2021.
The year 2021 marked by the continuation of the global public health crisis has opened additional opportunities for business circles both to improve the market position for some and to face various challenges for certain enterprises in different fields of activity in maintaining the market position for some , the revitalization of the activity for others, following the financial instability, the stoppage of the activity and the fluctuation of staff from the year 2020 “The pandemic year”.
The data of the economic statistics show that in 2021 the socio-economic activity of the business circles both in the Republic of Moldova, as a whole, and, in particular, in the municipality of Chisinau registered a considerable increase.

In 2021, the total number of economic agents operating in the municipality of Chisinau constituted 36,915 economic agents, including 36,281 – small and medium-sized enterprises (hereinafter SMEs) or 98.3% of the total number of enterprises operating in the municipality (60, 2% of the total number of companies registered in the country) and represents an important force in the economic development of both Chisinau and the Republic of Moldova.
The average number of personnel who were active in the year 2021 in enterprises in the municipality of Chisinau amounted to a number of 320,778 people, including 171,675 people were active in the SME sector (about 53.5% – in the municipality of Chisinau, or 32.2% – on the Republic of Moldova).
The sales revenue of economic agents in the reporting year was 347.2 billion lei.
The sales revenues of SMEs amounted to 113.2 billion lei, or 38.4% of the sales revenues of enterprises, in total for the economy of the municipality (23.2% – for the Republic of Moldova).
The average income per enterprise in Chisinau was 9.41 million lei (per enterprise in the SME sector – 3.12 million lei).

In the attached images, the analysis of the activity of economic agents located on the territory of the Chisinau municipality, in 2021, is presented.