PCCI recognizes the critical role played by the micro, small and medium enterprise sector in the country's in the country's economic development. Their role is made more crucial given the global financial meltdown.
The PCCI SME Development Division actively participates in the formulation and implementation of policies and programs, both in the national and regional levels, to improve the capabilities and competitiveness of micro, small and medium enterprises in the global market. The Divisions places particular emphasis on five key areas:
- access to technology and information
- access to credit and financing
- access to markets
- human resource developments and
- access to market opportunities.