DEPARTMENT OF SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
1. Provide the context for SMME development.
2. Trends and performance of SMMES, cooperatives and informal sector.
3. Track trends such as number of SMMEs in SA, geographical distribution of SMMEs, etc. from 2004-2018.
4. Needs of SMMEs, cooperatives and informal sector businesses, inclusive of women, youth and people with disabilities.
5. Contribution of the SMMEs, cooperatives sector and informal sector entities from 2004-2018.
6. Opportunities and challenges faced by SMMEs, cooperatives and informal sector businesses including those operated by women, youth and people with disabilities.