Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is pleased to deliver the SMART Programs. In partnership with Government of Ontario, Government of Canada’s FedDev Ontario and Industry Canada FedNor, The SMART Program has provided direct funding to over 1,400 manufacturing projects throughout Ontario. Funds from the CME SMART Program facilitate improved productivity and represent an investment in Canada's future by promoting the competiveness of Canadian manufacturers in the global market.
CME is Canada’s largest trade and industry association, and the voice of manufacturing and global business in Canada. CME represents more than 10,000 leading companies nationwide, and – through various initiatives, including the establishment of the Canadian Manufacturing Coalition – touches more than 100,000 companies from coast to coast, engaged in manufacturing, international trade, and service-related industries. More than 85 per cent of our members are small and medium-sized enterprises.