SME Competitiveness Outlook 2017

October 13, 2017

This year’s report focuses on regional trade, the most common form of trade for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). It finds that deep regional trade agreements help deliver inclusive growth. These agreements attract value chain activity and narrow the competitiveness gap between large and small firms. When investment is part of such agreements, the impact is stronger. The report provides targeted advice for policymakers, businesses, and trade and investment support institutions.

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Topics: REGIONAL TRADE AGREEMENTS (RTAS) COMPETITIVENESS

Authors: INTERNATIONAL TRADE CENTRE

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