|Title||Preliminary Results of the Survey of Business Activities in 2012|
□ The number of domestic enterprises (with a capital of 0.3 billion won or more, and 50 regular workers or more)
was 12,010 enterprises in 2012, which grew by 2.5 percent (288 enterprises) from 2011.
□ The annual sales of enterprises (excluding 'Financial Institutions and Insurance‘) totaled 2,233 trillion won in 2012,
up 6.0 percent from 2011.
□ Enterprises with overseas branch offices and investment corporations amounted to 3,298 enterprises in 2012,
which occupied 27.5 percent of the total surveyed enterprises. Enterprises with overseas subsidiaries
amounted to 2,666 enterprises in 2012, which occupied 22.2 percent of the total surveyed enterprises.
□ The research and development expenditures of enterprises totaled 37.8 trillion won, up 7.0 percent from 2011.
□ In addition, enterprises continued their efforts to streamline management.
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