The number of new commercial companies fell by 6.8% in June compared to the same month of 2021, to add a total of 8,909 companies.

With the fall in June, the creation of companies has chained three consecutive months of year-on-year declines after falling by 8.2% in April and 4.6% in May.

For the constitution of the 8,909 companies created in June, more than 362 million euros were subscribed, which is 23.2% less than in the same month of 2021, while the average subscribed capital, which stood at 40,739 euros, fell 17.6% year-on-year.

While the creation of companies decreased, in June the dissolution of companies increased, by 8.1% compared to the same month last year, to a total of 1,698.

In the first six months of the year, 1.7% fewer companies have been incorporated than in the same period in 2021 and 7.7% more companies have disappeared.