26 of May. FINMARKET.RU – In the first quarter of 2021, the largest customers under Law No. 223-FZ signed more than 138 thousand contracts worth 2.5 trillion rubles, the SME Corporation told Izvestia. Of these, the share of contracts with small and medium-sized businesses amounted to 31.9% or 804 billion rubles, which became a record at least since 2016. For comparison: in the 1st quarter of 2020, the share of SMEs was more than two times lower and did not exceed 12%, in 2019 it reached 20%, and in 2018 – 8.8%.