SMEs in Figures
In 2009 the SME share in the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) has made 42.5% in comparison with 41.7% of 2008 and is twice as much as the same indicator of 1999.
The SME share in the country’s export volume has also increased and made 17.7% in 2009, versus 17.9% recorded in 2008 and 17.4% in 2007
As of January 01, 2010 SMEs made 97.7% of the registered legal entities and sole proprietors with total number of 132,923.
The SME Development Index, calculated by the UN methodology, constituted 404.7 in 2009, which is 7 times as much as that of 2002.