654 businesses receive 80 million euros - Sovereign guarantees was used to pay salaries for 51 thousand employees

654 businesses receive 80 million euros – Sovereign guarantees was used to pay salaries for 51 thousand employees

Nearly 654 companies have benefited from the Sorvrane Guarantees 1 and 2 made available by the government within the COVID-19 pandemic, with a value of ALL 9.9 billion in total or about EUR 80 million.

According to the official data of the Ministry of Finance and Economy, processed by RTV SCAN, 750 entities have benefited from the sovereign guarantee 1 with a value of ALL 6 billion, thus paying salaries for about 51 thousand employees.

The three sectors that have benefited the most, from subsidized interest rate loans and using the government as guarantor are the manufacturing sector, with 145 entities and a total credit value of ALL 2.1 billion, the trade sector, where applications for 141 businesses with a value of ALL 986 million and the services sector, where 76 entities with a value of ALL 686 million were credited. Meanwhile, 150 entities in total have benefited from the sovereign guarantee 2 with a value of about ALL 3.9 billion.

The sectors that have received the most money are trade, with about ALL 2.2 billion or 74 entities, services with 36 entities and ALL 697 million and production with 22 entities and a total value of ALL 239 million. In total, the government made available at both guarantees, ALL 26 billion.

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