Sectors of Focus

  • Agriculture


  • Suppliers

Investment Lens

  • Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)

Units/Volume Purchased from Supplier Organizations: SME (PI5473)

Units/volume purchased from small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) that sold to the reporting organization during the reporting period.
Reporting format
Unit Referenced within Metric Definition
Metric type
Metric level
Product/Service, Organization
IRIS metric citation
IRIS, 2016. Units/Volume Purchased from Supplier Organizations: SME (PI5473). v4.0.


Organizations should footnote all assumptions used.

Usage Guidance

  • Organizations that purchase different types of products/services should consider reporting against each type of different product/service separately.
  • Organizations may wish to use this metric in conjunction with Supplier Organizations: SME (PI9495).