Leigh-on-Sea, Essex (PRWEB UK) 11 February 2013
During the third quarter of 2012, there was a rise in company formations in Essex town, Leigh-on-Sea, according to new research by formation agents, Duport.co.uk.
Between July and September, company formations rose by 7%, when compared with the same period in 2011.
Company closures also rose during this period, but there was still a slight overall rise in net company growth in the area. The UK company share of Leigh-on-Sea also rose during the third quarter, suggesting the town’s economy is doing reasonably well, despite tough conditions for traders.
Managing Director of Duport.co.uk, Peter Valaitis commented:
“The rise in company registrations in Leigh-on-Sea shows that the recession has not put people starting off their own business.”
“The figures in our report suggest that entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well in the town, which bodes well for the future of the local economy.”
The Duport Business Confidence Report for Leigh-on-Sea provides a snapshot of the business landscape, using accurate, up-to-date data. More information and statistics can be found at http://www.duport.co.uk/leighonsea.
Duport Business Confidence Reports are generated and released by Duport Associates Ltd. The data contained in these reports is assimilated and analysed by Duport using public record data from sources including Companies House, Office for National Statistics and Ordnance Survey. Duport Associates Ltd is a leading UK company formation agent, established in 1997 and registering around 10,000 new companies each year through its Companies House approved software.