Industry Breakdown of Companies in Greece

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

The number of companies in Greece is 367,250, which represents 0.8% 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:
Greece 367,250 (0.8%)
Largest Country:
United Kingdom 6,590,813 (14.4%)
Total Number of Companies 45,660,640

TOP Industries in Greece

The industry with the highest number of companies registered in Greece is Unknown industry with 128,586 companies followed by Services and Retail Trade with 57,260 and 52,045 companies respectively.

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TOP Industries in Greece 367,250 registered companies

  Industry, Number of Companies Number of Companies
Unknown industry 128,586 35.0% 128,586
Services 57,260 15.6% 57,260
Retail Trade 52,045 14.2% 52,045
Wholesale Trade 37,414 10.2% 37,414
Manufacturing 30,110 8.2% 30,110
Transportation, Communications, Electric, Gas, and Sanitary Services 23,382 6.4% 23,382
Construction 19,958 5.4% 19,958
Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 14,516 4.0% 14,516
Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing 2,630 0.7% 2,630
Public Sector 719 0.2% 719
Mining 630 0.2% 630

Breakdown of Companies in Greece by SIC Code

The Standard Industrial Classification code (SIC code) allows to classify individual industries. The top three SIC codes for Greece are Non classified establishment (35.01%), Operative builders (3.31%) and Eating place (3.27%) .

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Breakdown of Companies in Greece by SIC Code 367,250 registered companies

TOP 10 Companies by Sales Registered in Greece

Companies registered in Greece generate € 344,613,928,104 in sales per annum, which represents 0.46% of sales of all companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest sales is HELLENIC PETROLEUM S.A. HOLDING with € 8.426B followed by MOTOR OIL (HELLAS) CORINTH REFINERIES S.A. and PPC S.A. with € 7.154B and € 5.399B in sales respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Sales in Greece 367,250 registered companies

  Company Name, Sales & Share Sales
1. HELLENIC PETROLEUM S.A. HOLDING € 8.426B 2.44% € 8.426B
2. MOTOR OIL (HELLAS) CORINTH REFINERIES S.A. € 7.154B 2.08% € 7.154B
3. PPC S.A. € 5.399B 1.57% € 5.399B
4. HELLENIC HYPERMARKETS SKLAVENITIS S.A. € 3.150B 0.91% € 3.150B
5. CORAL S.A. € 2.143B 0.62% € 2.143B
6. MYTILINEOS S.A. € 2.111B 0.61% € 2.111B
7. HELLENIC FUELS & LUBRICANTS SINGLE MEMBER INDUSTRIAL & COMMERCIAL S.A. € 2.027B 0.59% € 2.027B
8. "ALFA BETA" VASSILOPOULOS SINGLE MEMBER S.A. € 2.018B 0.59% € 2.018B
9. ELVALHALCOR HELLENIC COPPER & ALUMINIUM INDUSTRY S.A. € 1.970B 0.57% € 1.970B
10. HELLENIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS ORGANIZATION S.A. € 1.601B 0.46% € 1.601B

TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees Registered in Greece

Companies registered in Greece have 2,272,590 employees, which represents 0.59% of all employees of companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest number of employees is HELLENIC HYPERMARKETS SKLAVENITIS S.A. with 30,251 people followed by HELLENIC CORPORATION OF ASSETS & PARTICIPATIONS S.A. and "ALFA BETA" VASSILOPOULOS SINGLE MEMBER S.A. with 16,001 and 15,386 employees respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees in Greece 367,250 registered companies

  Company Name, Employees & Share Employees
1. HELLENIC HYPERMARKETS SKLAVENITIS S.A. 30,251 1.33% 30,251
2. HELLENIC CORPORATION OF ASSETS & PARTICIPATIONS S.A. 16,001 0.7% 16,001
3. "ALFA BETA" VASSILOPOULOS SINGLE MEMBER S.A. 15,386 0.68% 15,386
4. PPC S.A. 12,909 0.57% 12,909
5. EUROBANK S.A. 11,390 0.5% 11,390
6. HELLENIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS ORGANIZATION S.A. 11,227 0.49% 11,227
7. METRO S.A. 11,143 0.49% 11,143
8. YPIRESIA 800 - TELEPERFORMANCE SINGLE MEMBER S.A. 11,000 0.48% 11,000
9. PIRAEUS FINANCIAL HOLDINGS S.A. 10,425 0.46% 10,425
10. NATIONAL BANK OF GREECE S.A. 9,224 0.41% 9,224

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