In this sense, of the 919 chains that compose the system of tax exemption, 297 have his soothes in the Community of Madrid; 245 in the one of Catalonia; 99 in the Valencian Community, and 90 in Andalusia. Also, the Madrilenian community also occupies the first position as far as the total invoicing of the power stations that there are installed in this region, and that add 11,255, 4 million Euros. Next it follows the Catalan community to him, with 6,134, 8 million; the Andalusian, with 2,000 million, and Balearic, with 1,427 million Euros invoiced. Origin of the foreign standards From the 919 chains that operate like tax exemption in Spain, 172 come from other markets. In this respect, France heads the number of foreign marks that have disembarked in our country, with a total of 42 (3 more than at the end of 2008).
They follow the United States to him, with 40 marks (the same that in 2008); Italy with 28 (2 more), and Portugal with 11 (3 more). This increase is valued positively by Abbey, since ” it continues demonstrating the interest of foreign standards to enter our country, in spite of the difficult economic conjuncture. The one that now are 13 chains more arrivals to Spain from other places of the world is a worthy data of resaltar”. On the Spanish Association of Franchisors The Spanish Association of Franquiciadores (AEF) was based 16 years ago and at the moment it is integrated by 191 partners, whose invoicing represents 65% of the volume of business that generates the system of franchises in Spain. The objectives of the AEF are those to represent and to guard by the interests of the tax exemption in our country, as well as to do of interlocutor before the Administration and to present it in other markets, through its presence in different fairs from international tax exemptions.