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Japan’s Business Failures in February 2022

Bankruptcies in 2021 are expected to be in the 5,000 range, a historically low level

Need to watch the impact of cost increases due to reasons
such as the invasion of Ukraine and high prices of crude oil

There were 428 bankruptcies with one bankruptcy under the Civil Rehabilitation Act, the lowest number since the act was enforced.
Liabilities totaled 78,066 million yen, the first year-on-year increase in four months.

Bankruptcies 428
Year-to-Year basis ▲3.2%
Last Year same month 442
Liabilities 78,066 million yen
Year-to-Year basis +0.4%
Last Year same month 77,745 million yen

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