Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document And Entity Information

Document And Entity Information
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2018
Document Information [Line Items]  
Entity Registrant Name SMTC CORP
Entity Central Index Key 0001108320
Trading Symbol smtx
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-30
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes
Entity Emerging Growth Company false
Entity Small Business true
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding (in shares) 23,081,278
Document Type 10-Q
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2018
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3
Amendment Flag false