Exports By SMEs: Subnational Patterns and Determinants

  • Jaya Prakash Pradhan
  • Keshab Das
Part of the India Studies in Business and Economics book series (ISBE)


It presents an overview of inter-state differences in the export performance of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) with an emphasis on determinants of such activities. SMEs constitute a vibrant and important segment in the manufacturing sector of all the Indian states and the trends in their export performance are of immediate policy attention. Comparing and contrasting SMEs and large firms exporting on a regional basis highlights how export determinants may vary across firm size.


Export Performance Medium Enterprise Export Intensity Export Share Manufacturing Export 
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© Springer India 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for Studies in Economics and PlanningCentral University of GujaratGandhinagarIndia
  2. 2.Gujarat Institute of Development ResearchAhmedabadIndia

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