Vague, but I'm saying no if you mean nominal dollar amount, yes if you mean percent of total GDP.
You not smart enough to do your own home work and you're definitely not smart enough to ask a question.
More of WHAT and WHEN.
Given the TOTAL LACK of information you provide, the answer is yes AND no. Some businesses most likely could and others most likely could not.
Which businesses, which time period.
Really, if you want us to do your homework for you at least give us all the information. We don't read minds after all.
no they wasn't