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Moving Companies – Status in Today’s Economy

Moving Companies – Status in Today’s Economy

Most businesses and companies have been affected greatly by the global depression last 2012. During this time, most small, as well as huge, companies have either resorted to dire means in order to survive the global depression, or declared bankruptcy in order to salvage whatever they have left. Moving companies, too, are affected by this global depression, resulting to most moving companies closing down entirely.

The depression has greatly crippled moving companies, resulting to negative effects on the moving industry. They have less customers and clients than the previous years, which resulted to them experiencing losses instead of gaining profits. In fact, if you would look at the data compiled during 2011 and 2012, you will see a huge difference in the number of customers between the two years. Most moving companies suffered around 20-50 percent loss of profits during 2012 compared to 2011 and even more so in the previous years. Add to the fact that there are rogue moving companies that are victimizing unwary clients, resulting to less customers for the legit moving companies, 2012 is really not a good year for most moving companies.

Fortunately, 2013 seems to be a bright year for most businesses and companies, including moving companies. Since the festive season, several people are looking to get the services of various moving companies. This trend may continue in the following months.

This year, with the economy now slightly recovering from its downfall, we may see an improvement in the moving industry. We may see more customers and clients availing of moving companies’ various services and therefore, expect a steady flow of income for the business owners. However, it’s still too early to tell and we’ll have to check after a few years or so in order to know if the moving industry network will indeed flourish and succeed.