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Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)

Reference documents

This section gives access to all the key documents related to the Commission's SME policy. Most reference documents in this field are not legal acts, but studies and reports serving as the basis for further EU action in this field.

The documents have been divided into six main categories:

EU Policy for SMEs: The Small Business Act (SBA) for Europe

Improving the business environment: starting, running & growing a business

Promoting entrepreneurship

Access to markets

SME facts, figures and analysis

Best practices in SME policy

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