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Customs measures to Save Our SMEs

  • 10 June 2020

Customs measures to Save Our SMEs

ICC recommendations identifying the most common and pressing customs challenges and offering practical measures for their resolution.

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Drawing on the collective experience of the International Chamber of Commerce’s global network of 45 million businesses operating in over 100 countries, the paper sets out over 20 concrete measures designed specifically to help small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

The measures are set out under three areas:

The paper is published as part of ICC’s Save Our SMEs campaign serving to highlight the special plight of micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises facing the economic impacts of COVID-19, provide actionable policy recommendations to governments to assist SMEs, and offer free tools and support services to SMEs to help them remain afloat during the crisis and thrive into the future.

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Approximate read time: 18 minutes