Enterprise Investment Statistics, 2019

  • 18/12/2020

The Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published data on Enterprise Investment Statistics in 2019.

KAS in 2020 has conducted the Survey on Investment Statistics in Enterprises throughout the territory of the Republic of Kosovo that have declared investment purchases in annual amounts over 50 thousand Euros.

According to the results, investments in construction (buildings and other construction structures) occupy the main share with 55.7% of investments, within the total investments of the enterprises included in the survey. Other investments, which occupy a significant share, are those in machinery and equipment with 36.4%. Whereas, investments in intellectual property products account for 1.5%; cultivated biological investments and greenhouses in agriculture by 0.3%; as well as investments in tangible assets (not produced) by 5.9%.

According to the size of enterprises: 22.8% of investments are made by micro enterprises (1-9 employees); 38.03% in small enterprises (10-49 employees); 20.7% in medium enterprises (50-249 employees); and 18.4% in large enterprises (250 and over employees).

According to the results, enterprises in: Prishtina region have realized the highest percentage of investments (48.8%); Prizren region (12.3%); Ferizaj region (10.8%); Peja region (9.04%); Mitrovica region (7.3%); Gjilan region (7.2%); and the Gjakova region (4.2%).

According to the source of investment funds, the results indicate that: 59.1% of the value of investments, enterprises have realized from their own funds; 32.02% from local bank loans; 3.8% from local co-investors; 1.7% from foreign co-investors; and 3.2% from other forms.