Our suggestions in this study for promoting and expanding
subcontracting activities and markets are summarized as follows;
First, and establishment such as the Technology and
Management Guidance Center is required. Decentralized and
specialized branches will be needed to accommodate specifically
regional problems. Training specialized personnel is very
important for the successful operation of the center.
Second, a technology and market information distribution
center is needed. Since small and medium firms are often
lacking for access to marketing information, its distribution
would be a great help for them.
Third, institutional reformation of the banking industry is
needed. For easy access to bank loans, the establishment of
small local banks specializing in small and medium industry
financing is proposed.
Fourth, there is a need to strengthen small and medium
industry credit guarantee system. At the same time, we have to
encourage large contractors to guarantee the credots of their
Fifth, we have go carefully but aggressively exploit
international subcontracting arrangements, especially with those
countries which are complementary with us in natural resource