This article is part of our special report European Business Summit.
Policymakers need to understand how the real economy is operating, especially with industry under pressure, says the commissioner for industry and entrepreneurship, Antonio Tajani. In a video interview, te tells EURACTIV that getting European funds out to SMEs is critical to the target of increasing industrial output to 20% of European GDP by 2020.
Antonio Tajani is European Commission vice president in charge of entrepreneurship, industry and tourism. He spoke to EURACTIV at the European Business Summit on 16 May.