In the year 2002, in the area of Belgrade, where a significant part of trade capacities is located, 60,484 companies and shops were in business, and 98% of them were privately owned. The commerce in Belgrade employs the total of 63,355 workers, 28,447 of which work in the private.

The commerce capacities of Belgrade:

  • 14,500 shops, covering over 3,500,000 sqm (retail shops, department stores, hypermarkets)
  • 10 great trade centers,
  • 4 Belgrade Fair halls,
  • Wholesale Market and green markets,
  • Belgrade Port,
  • Used-Car Market.

Besides standard ways of sale, the unconventional trade forms are also developed (Internet trade, teleshopping, catalog sale, direct trade...).