Press Release

New Wholesale Trade Industry Digital Plan to Help SMEs Accelerate their Digitalisation Journey

  • Feb 11, 2019
  • MDA

A Step-by-Step Guide on Digital Adoption for Wholesale Trade SMEs

1 SMEs Go Digital, launched in April 2017, is a whole-of-government programme that aims to help SMEs use digital technologies, build strong digital capabilities and participate in the Digital Economy.

2 Source: Department of Statistics (2017)

3 Source: Department of Statistics (2017)

4 Digital B2B e-Commerce transactions are expected to reach US$6.7 trillion by 2020. Source: Frost & Sullivan, “The Global B2B E-commerce Market will reach US$6.7 trillion by 2020”, 9 April 2015.

5 Common challenges facing SMEs when incorporating digital technologies include the lack of information on the right solutions to adopt, and the upfront cost required.

6 Tech Depot is a one-stop, centralised platform to help improve SMEs’ access to technology and digital solutions. SMEs can visit www.smeportal.sg/techdepot for more information.

7 Companies can contact Enterprise Singapore at enquiry@enterprisesg.gov.sg

Annex A: Factsheet - Wholesale Trade Industry Digital Plan

Annex B: Factsheet - Singapore's First B2B Seafood e-Marketplace

Enterprise Singapore, formerly International Enterprise Singapore and SPRING Singapore, is the government agency championing enterprise development. We work with committed companies to build capabilities, innovate and internationalise.

We also support the growth of Singapore as a hub for global trading and startups. As the national standards and accreditation body, we continue to build trust in Singapore’s products and services through quality and standards.

Visit www.enterprisesg.gov.sg for more information.


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