With a business base that is becoming more diverse and some exciting regeneration plans in development, the future of the town looks very bright indeed
Macclesfield, Cheshire (PRWEB UK) 24 March 2013
2012 was a record year in terms of net company growth in Macclesfield. Over the course of the year, the company register grew by 502, compared to 459 in 2011, and just 50 in 2010.
Company formations also reached an all-time high during the year, with 887 new companies formed - more than any other year on record for the area and a 9% rise on the previous year.
There are currently several regeneration plans in the pipeline for Macclesfield, which could be attracting new companies to the area. The town centre proposals include a new 9 screen cinema, a new public square and a new multi-storey car park - all of which are intended to increase footfall and encourage town centre spending.
Managing Director of Duport.co.uk, Peter Valaitis commented:
“The results in our report suggest that the Macclesfield economy is gaining momentum, with new companies flocking to set up there.
“With a business base that is becoming more diverse and some exciting regeneration plans in development, the future of the town looks very bright indeed.”
The Duport Business Confidence Report for Macclesfield provides accurate data that can be used to gain an insight into the local business landscape. More information and statistics can be found at http://www.duport.co.uk/macclesfield.
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.