Business filings high in Minnesota during 2013
Secretary of State Mark Ritchie reports that 58,260 new businesses registered with his office last year, the third-highest number on record.
“This is a positive signal of Minnesota’s continued economic growth and employment opportunities,” Ritchie said. “Our state has a healthy environment for business, and we hope to see this growth continue in 2014.”
The 2013 business filings represent a 17.5 percent increase from 10 years ago.