El Comercio (Spain)

El Comercio is a daily newspaper in Spain. Published in Gijón, it is the second-largest newspaper by circulation in Asturias, with a daily circulation of 24,000.[1]

El Comercio
El Comercio.svg
TypeDaily newspaper
Owner(s)Grupo Vocento
EditorMarcelino Gutiérrez
Founded2 September 1878; 142 years ago (1878-09-02)
HeadquartersGijón, Asturias

History and profileEdit

El Comercio was first published on 2 September 1878.[2] Since 1995 the paper has been part of Grupo Vocento. In 1996 it acquired La Voz de Avilés, and it continues that name for its Avilés edition.

In 2006 El Comercio had a circulation of 27,843 copies.[3]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Diarios". Oficina de Justificación de la Difusión. Archived from the original on 29 April 2011. Retrieved 25 May 2011.
  2. ^ "Media Markets and Newspapers" (PDF). SFN Flash. 7 (1). 7 January 2004. Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 February 2015. Retrieved 17 February 2015.
  3. ^ José María Magone (2009). Contemporary Spanish Politics. Taylor & Francis. p. 266. ISBN 978-0-415-42188-1. Retrieved 21 February 2015.

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