Mark Horner

The SME Market in Ecuador

What is a Small to Medium Enterprise in Ecuador?

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are businesses that maintain revenues, assets or a number of employees between certain thresholds. Each country has its own definition of what constitutes a small and medium-sized enterprise (SME). Small and medium-sized enterprises in South America are businesses with no more than 500 employees.

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The  SME Market in Ecuador
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How big is the SME Market in Ecuador?

Small and medium-size enterprises play a hugely important role in the economy of Ecuador. They outnumber large firms considerably, employ vast numbers of people and are entrepreneurial in nature, helping to shape innovation and support local communities.

Ecuador has a population of over 17,084,357 people.

What help is available for SMEs in Ecuador?

Help for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) includes virtual peer-to-peer advisory boards. With our blended model utilising Zoom and supplemented by in person meetings we are able to support and grow businesses anywhere in the world. Our growing network of Regional Directors ensure that we have suitable people to help you whatever your language or time zone.

South America

Help for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) includes virtual peer-to-peer advisory boards. With our blended model utilising Zoom and supplemented by in person meetings we are able to support and grow businesses anywhere in the world. Our growing network of Regional Directors ensure that we have suitable people to help you whatever your language or time zone.


Ecuador has links with Andorra
🇪🇨 Quito🇦🇩 Andorra la Vella    
Ecuador has links with Argentina
🇪🇨 Cuenca🇦🇷 Rosario    
Ecuador has links with Bolivia
🇪🇨 Quito🇧🇴 La Paz    
Ecuador has links with Brazil
🇪🇨 Cuenca🇧🇷 Belo Horizonte     🇪🇨 Quito🇧🇷 Guarulhos     🇪🇨 Cuenca🇧🇷 Guarulhos     🇪🇨 Quito🇧🇷 Rio de Janeiro    
Ecuador has links with Canada
🇪🇨 Quito🇨🇦 Montreal    
Ecuador has links with Chile
🇪🇨 Ambato🇨🇱 Antofagasta     🇪🇨 Guayaquil🇨🇱 Concepción     🇪🇨 Guayaquil🇨🇱 Lo Barnechea     🇪🇨 Guayaquil🇨🇱 Viña del Mar    
Ecuador has links with China
🇪🇨 Quevedo🇨🇳 Bozhou     🇪🇨 Guayaquil🇨🇳 Changning     🇪🇨 Quito🇨🇳 Guangzhou     🇪🇨 Quito🇨🇳 Nansha District     🇪🇨 Guayaquil🇨🇳 Qingpu District     🇪🇨 Guayaquil🇨🇳 Shanghai     🇪🇨 Ambato🇨🇳 Wenzhou     🇪🇨 Samborondón🇨🇳 Zhanjiang    
Ecuador has links with Colombia
🇪🇨 Quito🇨🇴 Bogotá     🇪🇨 Guayaquil🇪🇨 Quito🇪🇨 Quito🇨🇴 Medellín     🇪🇨 Guayaquil🇨🇴 Santiago de Cali     🇪🇨 Quito🇨🇴 Santiago de Cali     🇪🇨 Quito🇨🇴 Soacha     🇪🇨 Guayaquil🇨🇴 Tunja    
Ecuador has links with The Dominican Republic
🇪🇨 Quito🇩🇴 Santo Domingo    
Ecuador has links with Spain
🇪🇨 Portoviejo🇪🇸 Baracaldo     🇪🇨 Quito🇪🇸 Cadiz     🇪🇨 Quito🇪🇸 Coslada     🇪🇨 Cuenca🇪🇸 Cuenca     🇪🇨 Macará🇪🇸 Leganés     🇪🇨 Quito🇪🇸 Madrid    
Ecuador has links with France
🇪🇨 Loja🇫🇷 Ermont     🇪🇨 Riobamba🇫🇷 Saint-Amand-Montrond    
Ecuador has links with India
🇪🇨 Ibarra🇮🇳 Etawah    
Ecuador has links with Italy
🇪🇨 Guayaquil🇮🇹 Genoa    
Ecuador has links with North Korea
🇪🇨 Guaranda🇰🇵 Haeju     🇪🇨 Loja🇰🇵 Nampo    
Ecuador has links with Mexico
🇪🇨 Manta🇲🇽 Acapulco     🇪🇨 Quito🇲🇽 Álvaro Obregón     🇪🇨 Cuenca🇲🇽 Guanajuato City     🇪🇨 Quito🇲🇽 Mexico City    
Ecuador has links with Nicaragua
🇪🇨 Quito🇳🇮 Managua    
Ecuador has links with Perú
🇪🇨 Loja🇵🇪 Chiclayo     🇪🇨 Cuenca🇵🇪 Chiclayo     🇪🇨 Loja🇵🇪 Chiclayo     🇪🇨 Cuenca🇵🇪 Cusco     🇪🇨 Loja🇵🇪 La Huaca     🇪🇨 Quito🇵🇪 Lima     🇪🇨 Loja🇵🇪 Piura     🇪🇨 Loja🇵🇪 Santiago de Surco     🇪🇨 Loja🇵🇪 Vichayal    
Ecuador has links with Poland
🇪🇨 Quito🇵🇱 Kraków    
Ecuador has links with Portugal
🇪🇨 Cuenca🇵🇹 Braga     🇪🇨 Quito🇵🇹 Lisbon    
Ecuador has links with Paraguay
🇪🇨 Quito🇵🇾 Asunción    
Ecuador has links with Qatar
🇪🇨 Quito🇶🇦 Doha    
Ecuador has links with Russia
🇪🇨 Manta🇷🇺 Vladivostok    
Ecuador has links with Taiwan
🇪🇨 Quito🇹🇼 Taipei    
Ecuador has links with USA
🇪🇨 Quito🇺🇸 Coral Gables     🇪🇨 Guaranda🇺🇸 Johnson City     🇪🇨 Quito🇺🇸 Louisville     🇪🇨 Riobamba🇺🇸 Norwalk     🇪🇨 Cuenca🇺🇸 Peekskill     🇪🇨 Salinas🇺🇸 Salisbury     🇪🇨 Tena🇺🇸 Santa Clarita     🇪🇨 Cuenca🇺🇸 Tempe     🇪🇨 Ibarra🇺🇸 Winchester     🇪🇨 Ambato🇺🇸 Winchester    
Ecuador has links with Uruguay
🇪🇨 Esmeraldas🇺🇾 Montevideo     🇪🇨 Quito🇺🇾 Montevideo    
Ecuador has links with Venezuela
🇪🇨 Quito🇻🇪 Caracas