Harghita County Reflected in Numbers
Taking into account the natural and human resources of the county, its economy shows a varied picture and it has a great potential of development.
The economy strongly depends on sylviculture and wood-working as well as on the food and light industries.
Despite their small role in the county economy, trade and service are the most powerfully developing economic fields. Most of the trade and service companies are made to work by private capital playing an increasingly important role in the county economy.
The beauty of the environment and the natural rarities have great and less exploited potential of tourism development. The medicinal water and the climate provide countless possibilities for creating new resorts.
The data of the main economic fields can be seen on the following pages: