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The current KfW SME Panel for download: KfW SME Panel 2021 (PDF, 873 KB, non-accessible)
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Business Survey 2020 – Digitalisation

The share of enterprises tackling digitalisation projects stagnated last year. But the coronavirus pandemic is set to give digitalisation a fresh boost. Large enterprises as well as wholesale and foreign trade businesses are pioneers of digitalisation.

Business Survey 2020

KfW SME Atlas 2018

On the basis of the representative KfW SME Panel, the KfW SME Atlas presents the first comparative structural overview of the differences and commonalities of small and medium-sized business activity by federal state for the years 2012 to 2016.

KfW SME Atlas 2018 (PDF, 1 MB, non-accessible)


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