Promoting SME Competitiveness in Zimbabwe: Drive growth through business networks and technology

Based on data from the International Trade Centre's small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) Competitiveness Survey, this report highlights the importance of business support, financial services and digital technologies for Zimbabwean firms. Those with access to these resources are more competitive, benefiting from improved market information and access, enhanced innovation capabilities and increased production efficiency. The report advocates for policy reforms that prioritize digitalization and strengthen business support services to create an enabling environment for small firms to thrive.