|Title||Preliminary Results of the Survey of Business Activities in 2014|
□ The number of domestic enterprises was 12,401 business entities in 2014, which grew by 1.4 percent (169 entities)
□ The annual sales of enterprises (excluding 'Financial and Insurance Activities') totaled 2,231 trillion won in 2014,
down 1.2 percent (26 trillion won) from 2013.
□ Enterprises with overseas branch offices and investment corporations amounted to 3,393 business entities in 2014,
which occupied 27.4 percent of the total surveyed enterprises. Enterprises with overseas subsidiaries amounted to
2,841 business entities in 2014, which occupied 22.9 percent of the total surveyed enterprises.
□ The research and development expenditures of enterprises totaled 43.6 trillion won in 2014, up 1.9 percent from 2013.
□ In addition, enterprises continued their efforts to streamline management.
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