The Statistics for Taipei City Firms and Corporations Registration in January, 2017
By the end of January 2017, there was a total of 232,024 firms and corporations registered in Taipei City, up by 1.38% from January 2016. Most of them were wholesale and retail trade industries that amounted to 68,242 (29.4%), followed by manufacturing industries with 29,426 (12.7%). Professional, scientific and technical services industries amounted to 25,249 (10.9%). There were 1,183 newly registered firms and corporations in January 2014, the majority of which concentrated in wholesale and retail trade industries, professional, scientific and technical services industries and finance and insurance industries. Among them, the most were in wholesale and retail trade industries which amounted to 251 (21%).