Small Business Overview - UK - December 2017
“SMEs are not only a highly important aspect of the UK economy, representing more than 49% of all economic activity, but have also outperformed the enterprise sector over the past five years, recording growth of 21% while enterprise growth has been restricted to just 8%.
– Terry Leggett, Senior Industrial Analyst
This Report looks at the following areas:
How important are SMEs to the UK economy?
Are there major regional differences in the importance of SMEs?
How does the importance of SMEs alter by industry and business sector?
How are SMEs performing compared to large enterprises?
What are the obstacles and opportunities in marketing to SMEs?