COVID-19 pandemic will lead to the closure of 2.7 million businesses in Latin America
The crisis caused by the COVID pandemic is expected to lead to the closure of 2.7 million businesses in Latin America and the loss of 8.5 million jobs, ECLAC / CEPAL, the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and Caribbean.
The sectors of trade, hotels and restaurants, which number a large number of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), will be the ones most affected by the effects of the Covid-19 epidemic, the UN Economic Commission for the region said. its report.
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