Biotechnology companies have had an impact on the Spanish economy of almost 7,000 million euros (0.7% of GDP) and have generated 92,384 jobs.
In 2017, financial operations in the Spanish biotechnology sector reached 149 million euros.
This edition of the annual report introduces a new methodology for calculating the economic impact of the sector.
The data in this report shows that most of the ratios in the sector have grown: turnover, employment, investment in R&D.
In 2013 the sector has perceived the crisis, with a decrease in the number of biotech companies and companies with biotechnological activities.