In the past two years, the number of new businesses opening in Alhaurin el Grande has increased by almost 50%, to 1,652, making the town the entrepreneurial leader in the Guadalhorce Valley. The number of businesses in Coín, the third largest town in the area, increased to 1,492, followed by Cártama, with 1,030. Alora and Pizarra came in fourth and fifth, with 699 and 503 respectively. The smaller towns have not fared so well: Yunquera has 167, Monda 151, Ardales 144, Csabonarela, 142, Valle de Abdalajís 135, Alozaina, 105, Guaro 98, Tolox 94, and Carratraca way behind with 41.
ALHAURIN EL GRANDE IS FAVOURITE FOR BUSINESSMEN