Industry Breakdown of Companies in Faroe Islands

This statistic shows TOP industries, TOP companies by sales and number of employees and the most common SIC codes in Faroe Islands

The number of companies in Faroe Islands is 4,162, which represents 0.01% of all 45,660,640 companies in the HitHorizons database. The country with the highest number of registered companies is United Kingdom with 6,590,813 companies.

Current Country:
Faroe Islands 4,162 (0.0%)
Largest Country:
United Kingdom 6,590,813 (14.4%)
Total Number of Companies 45,660,640

TOP Industries in Faroe Islands

The industry with the highest number of companies registered in Faroe Islands is Unknown industry with 3,017 companies followed by Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate and Services with 384 and 192 companies respectively.

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TOP Industries in Faroe Islands 4,162 registered companies

  Industry, Number of Companies Number of Companies
Unknown industry 3,017 72.5% 3,017
Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 384 9.2% 384
Services 192 4.6% 192
Retail Trade 148 3.6% 148
Wholesale Trade 128 3.1% 128
Manufacturing 76 1.8% 76
Transportation, Communications, Electric, Gas, and Sanitary Services 69 1.7% 69
Construction 66 1.6% 66
Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing 51 1.2% 51
Public Sector 28 0.7% 28
Mining 3 0.1% 3

Breakdown of Companies in Faroe Islands by SIC Code

The Standard Industrial Classification code (SIC code) allows to classify individual industries. The top three SIC codes for Faroe Islands are Non classified establishment (72.49%), Closed-end investment office (4.2%) and Holding company (3.87%) .

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Breakdown of Companies in Faroe Islands by SIC Code 4,162 registered companies

TOP 10 Companies by Sales Registered in Faroe Islands

Companies registered in Faroe Islands generate € 5,372,361,374 in sales per annum, which represents 0.01% of sales of all companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest sales is P/F Bakkafrost Farming with € 336.8M followed by P/F Havsbrún and P/F Smyril-Line with € 223.1M and € 158.5M in sales respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Sales in Faroe Islands 4,162 registered companies

  Company Name, Sales & Share Sales
1. P/F Bakkafrost Farming € 336.8M 6.27% € 336.8M
2. P/F Havsbrún € 223.1M 4.15% € 223.1M
3. P/F Smyril-Line € 158.5M 2.95% € 158.5M
4. Elfilaged Sev I/S € 147.9M 2.75% € 147.9M
5. P/F Magn € 120.1M 2.24% € 120.1M
6. P/F Vardin € 109.1M 2.03% € 109.1M
7. P/F Effo € 104.8M 1.95% € 104.8M
8. P/F Tjaldur € 97.78M 1.82% € 97.78M
9. P/F Luna € 86.63M 1.61% € 86.63M
10. P/F S.M.S. € 81.49M 1.52% € 81.49M

TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees Registered in Faroe Islands

Companies registered in Faroe Islands have 15,720 employees, which represents 0% of all employees of companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest number of employees is Landssjukrahusio Dronning Alexandrines Hospital. with 820 people followed by Elfelagid Sev and P/F Thor with 409 and 350 employees respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees in Faroe Islands 4,162 registered companies

  Company Name, Employees & Share Employees
1. Landssjukrahusio Dronning Alexandrines Hospital. 820 5.22% 820
2. Elfelagid Sev 409 2.6% 409
3. P/F Thor 350 2.23% 350
4. P/F S.M.S. 350 2.23% 350
5. P/F Banknordik 350 2.23% 350
6. Postverk Føroya 310 1.97% 310
7. P/F Faroe Ship 150 0.95% 150
8. Sp/F Nolsø Shipping 150 0.95% 150
9. Lvaá Føroya Keypssamtøka 150 0.95% 150
10. P/F Postverk Føroya 150 0.95% 150

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