Barranquilla Companies Improve in Sales and Employment

The latest research from Business Rhythm developed by Confecamaras indicated that in the first half of this year, Barranquilla was one of the cities in the country with the best dynamism in its business fabric.

Most businessmen consulted in Barranquilla and the Atlantic Ocean They confirmed that they have registered increases in their sales, investments and job creation.

In the capital of Atlántico, the percentage of companies that increased their turnover between January and June 2022 was 35.2% compared to the previous semester of 2021 (July to December), when 30.3% reported an increase.

In addition, 21.1% of companies in the city said they had expanded their workforce during the period analysed, 67% said they kept it unchanged and only 12.9% had a reduction.

Barranquilla was also the city with the highest percentage of companies making investments during the first semester, at 30.2%, placing it above other capitals such as Medellin, Cali, Bucaramanga and Bogota.

Source: El heraldo