small-sized firm

small-sized firm

see BUSINESS.

small-sized firm

(definition) see FIRM.
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Nationale Suisse said the divestment is "an important strategic step" for the company, as it is a small-sized firm and the tough market conditions make the achievement of the target returns in the group life business difficult.
In other words, a small-sized firm does not necessarily have to adhere to the classical management method.
It is not easy for LG Innotek to raise the UV LED market by itself, so we are exploring measures to expand it in cooperation with partners, mid- and small-sized firms and ventures," said Song June-o, head of the company's LED business unit.
Medium- and small-sized firms accounted for 25% of total revenues.
The BOJ's quarterly survey also showed that demand for credit from large, medium and small-sized firms all dropped.
confined to primarily small-sized firms operating with low capital investment,
Medium- and small-sized firms posted near record-high confidence in the current quarter.
Looking at business sentiment as a whole, companies including medium and small-sized firms are adopting quite a cautious stance," said Kyohei Morita, economist at Barclays Securities Japan Ltd.
The second reason he is optimistic stems from the first, namely that small-sized firms, which frequently are in the service sector, are later to join the hiring spree and when they do, he said they tend to have lower productivity.
51 percent) employed more than 150 employees; thus firms of large size represented slightly less than half of the total respondents, while medium and small-sized firms were represented almost equally (25.
The tidal wave of plant shutdown aggregates in domestic-demand conventional manufacturing industries, mostly the medium- and small-sized firms.
As we continue to find year after year, a Master's strategic and tactical approach to dealing with a turbulent transportation environment results in a logistics and supply chain network that is far more efficient and effective than medium- and small-sized firms.