Supporting the internationalisation of SMEs - reference documents
Project "Supporting the internationalisation of SMEs"
This good practice brochure presents a collection of national and regional policies that tackle some of the main problems SMEs face when operating or considering to operate in foreign markets or considering doing so.
The Commission launched a project on "Supporting the internationalisation of SMEs" to understand the barriers that impede greater SME involvement on international operations and the drivers that foster the process. The Final report of the Expert Group proposes policy recommendations supported by statistical data and studies on the subject.
Observatory of European SMEs, Analytical Report [13 MB] (2007)
Flash Eurobarometer 196 - Observatory of European SMEs, Analytical report
Internationalisation of SMEs, Observatory of European SMEs