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Enterprises
During the week from 3 to 9 October included (week 40), the business courts pronounced 200 bankruptcies, resulting in a total of 413 job losses. So the figures for week...
Agriculture & fishery
The overall agricultural producer price index has increased by 33.2% between August 2021 and August 2022. This is due to the increases in the cereal and potato indices, which rose...
Economic indicators
In August 2022, the seasonally adjusted production index reflected a decrease of 6.1% compared to July 2022. The calendar adjusted production index reflected a decrease of 10.3% compared to August...
Population
Statbel has updated its provisional mortality figures until 25 September 2022. We have been able to refine our publication on mortality per day in Belgium and we publish now data...
Enterprises
In 2021, 1,888 Brussels enterprises have moved to Flanders. This is the most significant migratory flow: it is higher by 576 units than the number of migrations of enterprises located...
Enterprises
90.8% of Belgian enterprises created (first VAT registrations) in 2020 were still active on 31 December 2021. This represents 82,807 enterprises out of a total of 91,161 enterprises created in...
Enterprises
There were 1.094.607 VAT-registered enterprises in Belgium on 31 December 2021. This represents an annual growth of 4.2%. This growth is slightly higher than in previous years, when it amounted...
Economic indicators
In 2020, one hour of work cost a Belgian company an average of 40.5 euros per employee, compared to 38.6 euros in 2016. This is what emerged from the latest...
Enterprises
During the week from 26 September to 2 October included (week 39), the business courts pronounced 216 bankruptcies, resulting in a total of 616 job losses. The figures for week...
Agriculture & fishery
In March, 1,046 tonnes of fish were landed by Belgian vessels and sold in Belgian ports. Sole remains in the lead among the fish species landed this month. With landings...