Around 1,055 companies in Romania had suspended activity in April 2008.

The majority of the firms were from Bucharest (3,152), followed by companies in the county of Brasov (958) and Galati (701).They operated in retail and wholesale, vehicle repair, real-estate transactions or rentals.

Some 1.1 million merchants were active at the end of April, out of which 792,500 were companies.