Businesses in Canada are primarily made up of small to medium sized enterprises (SME). Durham Region is no exception.
More reliant on the domestic market than on the U.S. or global economy, SMEs can navigate through tough times when markets fall.
SMEs identify needs and gaps in the local market and can adjust to changing conditions more rapidly than their larger counter parts.
Flexibility and adaptability are highly prized traits that can offer economic stability at a local level.