87 per cent of Irish firms "not growing"

A new report from IntertradeIreland claims that low demand for goods and services is causing the majority of Irish businesses to shrink.

21st May, 2012

A new report from IntertradeIreland claims that low demand for goods and services is causing the majority of Irish businesses to shrink.

The cross-border group's [latest survey, Business Monitor](http://www.intertradeireland.com/newsevents/news/2012/name,13064,en.html), claims that just 13 per cent of businesses in the Republic are either growing or expanding. It found that 21 per cent of businesses are expanding in the North.

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