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  • Minister Audley Shaw participates in ground breaking ceremony
    Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw (2nd left),...
  • From left, Hon Audley Shaw, Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries; Donald Berry, 1st Vice-President of the Jamaica Agricultural Society(JAS); and Opposition Spokesman on Agriculture, Dr. Denton Ferguson in discussion at the 123rd Annual General Meeting of the JAS on July 11 at the Denbigh Showground in Clarendon.

    From left, Hon Audley Shaw, Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries; Donald Berry, 1st Vice-President of the Jamaica Agricultural Society(JAS); and Opposition Spokesman on Agriculture, Dr. Denton Ferguson in discussion at the 123rd Annual General Meeting of the JAS on July 11 at the Denbigh Showground in Clarendon.

    Shaw pledges support for farmers, local industry
    Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon Audley Shaw, is pledging more...
  • Dean, College of Health Sciences, UTech, Dr. Janet Campbell-Shelly (left), presents Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw, with a sample of Hempcrete blocks, at the opening ceremony of the 3rd staging of the Jamaican Medical Cannabis Integration Symposium (JAMECANN 2018), under the theme ‘Merging Science, Spirit and Business’, hosted by the College of Health Sciences, UTech, Kingston, on Thursday, July 5, 2018. The objective of the two-day symposium (July 5 and 6) is to showcase the advances that have been made in the Jamaican and International medical cannabis sector, and to provide opportunities for building research networks.

    Dean, College of Health Sciences, UTech, Dr. Janet Campbell-Shelly (left), presents Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw, with a sample of Hempcrete blocks, at the opening ceremony of the 3rd staging of the Jamaican Medical Cannabis Integration Symposium (JAMECANN 2018), under the theme ‘Merging Science, Spirit and Business’, hosted by the College of Health Sciences, UTech, Kingston, on Thursday, July 5, 2018. The objective of the two-day symposium (July 5 and 6) is to showcase the advances that have been made in the Jamaican and International medical cannabis sector, and to provide opportunities for building research networks.

    Jamaica will not be left behind in the growing cannabis industry, assures Min. Shaw
    Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw, is assuring...
  • Executive Director Dr. Cliff Riley tests ganja oil extract
    Executive Director, Scientific Research Council, Dr. Cliff Riley (2nd left), tests the...
  • Jamaica to host Caribbean Plant Health Directors Forum
    Jamaica will host the 11th Annual Caribbean Plant Health Directors (CPHD) Forum and the 6th...
  • Minister Audley Shaw participates in ground breaking ceremony
    Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw (2nd left),...
  • From left, Hon Audley Shaw, Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries; Donald Berry, 1st Vice-President of the Jamaica Agricultural Society(JAS); and Opposition Spokesman on Agriculture, Dr. Denton Ferguson in discussion at the 123rd Annual General Meeting of the JAS on July 11 at the Denbigh Showground in Clarendon.

    Shaw pledges support for farmers, local industry
    Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon Audley Shaw, is pledging more...
  • Dean, College of Health Sciences, UTech, Dr. Janet Campbell-Shelly (left), presents Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw, with a sample of Hempcrete blocks, at the opening ceremony of the 3rd staging of the Jamaican Medical Cannabis Integration Symposium (JAMECANN 2018), under the theme ‘Merging Science, Spirit and Business’, hosted by the College of Health Sciences, UTech, Kingston, on Thursday, July 5, 2018. The objective of the two-day symposium (July 5 and 6) is to showcase the advances that have been made in the Jamaican and International medical cannabis sector, and to provide opportunities for building research networks.

    Jamaica will not be left behind in the growing cannabis industry, assures Min. Shaw
    Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw, is assuring...
  • Executive Director Dr. Cliff Riley tests ganja oil extract
    Executive Director, Scientific Research Council, Dr. Cliff Riley (2nd left), tests the...
  • Jamaica to host Caribbean Plant Health Directors Forum
    Jamaica will host the 11th Annual Caribbean Plant Health Directors (CPHD) Forum and the 6th...

Hon. Audley Shaw, CD, MP


Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture & Fisheries


Hon. J.C. Hutchinson, CD, MP


Minister without Portfolio


Donovan Stanberry, JP


Permanent Secretary

Latest News & Events

Published On: July 13th, 2018
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw (left), views parcels of cement being shown to him by General Manager, Caribbean Cement Company, Peter Donkersloot, during a tour of the company’s plant on Friday, July 13, 2018. Occasion was a ground breaking ceremony of the company’s new administration building and tour. The new 1050 sq. m building will cost more than US$2M and will house...
Published On: July 13th, 2018
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw (left), greets United States Chargé d’Affaires, Eric Khant, during a courtesy call at the Ministry’s New Kingston offices, on Thursday, July 12, 2018. Some of the matters discussed at the meeting included trade between Jamaica and the US, Micro-Small and Medium Enterprises, entrepreneurship programmes and the strengthening of the National...
Published On: July 6th, 2018
Student, Faculty of Engineering and Computing, UTech, Carlos Bernard (right), explains the uses of Hempcrete blocks to one of the participants, during a tour of exhibits at the 3rd staging of the Jamaican Medical Cannabis Integration Symposium (JAMECANN 2018), hosted by the College of Health Sciences, UTech, Kingston, on Thursday, July 5, 2018. The objective of the two-day symposium (July 5 and 6) is to showcase...
Published On: July 6th, 2018
Executive Director, Scientific Research Council, Dr. Cliff Riley (1st right); and Dean, College of Health Sciences, UTech, Dr. Janet Campbell-Shelly (2nd right), view Cannabis face soap made by Dela Ezine Essentials, being shown by UTech Pharmaceutical student, Jameek Burrell, during a tour of exhibits at the 3rd staging of the Jamaican Medical Cannabis Integration Symposium (JAMECANN 2018), hosted by the College...
Published On: July 6th, 2018
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw, speaking at the opening ceremony of the 3rd staging of the Jamaican Medical Cannabis Integration Symposium (JAMECANN 2018), under the theme ‘Merging Science, Spirit and Business’, hosted by the College of Health Sciences, UTech, Kingston, on Thursday, July 5, 2018. The objective of the two-day symposium (July 5 and 6) is to showcase the...
Published On: June 28th, 2018
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw, speaking at the opening ceremony of the Arbitration Week 2018 Conference, at the UWI Regional Headquarters, Kingston, on June 28. Arbitration Week 2018 is part of an ongoing effort to support Jamaica’s development as an international arbitration centre, in the context of the country being an international business services centre. The...
Published On: July 13th, 2018
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw (left), views parcels of cement being shown to him by General Manager, Caribbean Cement Company, Peter Donkersloot, during a tour of the company’s plant on Friday, July 13, 2018. Occasion was a ground breaking ceremony of the company’s new administration building and tour. The new 1050 sq. m building will cost more than US$2M and will house...
Published On: July 13th, 2018
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw (left), greets United States Chargé d’Affaires, Eric Khant, during a courtesy call at the Ministry’s New Kingston offices, on Thursday, July 12, 2018. Some of the matters discussed at the meeting included trade between Jamaica and the US, Micro-Small and Medium Enterprises, entrepreneurship programmes and the strengthening of the National...
Published On: July 6th, 2018
Student, Faculty of Engineering and Computing, UTech, Carlos Bernard (right), explains the uses of Hempcrete blocks to one of the participants, during a tour of exhibits at the 3rd staging of the Jamaican Medical Cannabis Integration Symposium (JAMECANN 2018), hosted by the College of Health Sciences, UTech, Kingston, on Thursday, July 5, 2018. The objective of the two-day symposium (July 5 and 6) is to showcase...
Published On: July 6th, 2018
Executive Director, Scientific Research Council, Dr. Cliff Riley (1st right); and Dean, College of Health Sciences, UTech, Dr. Janet Campbell-Shelly (2nd right), view Cannabis face soap made by Dela Ezine Essentials, being shown by UTech Pharmaceutical student, Jameek Burrell, during a tour of exhibits at the 3rd staging of the Jamaican Medical Cannabis Integration Symposium (JAMECANN 2018), hosted by the College...
Published On: July 6th, 2018
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw, speaking at the opening ceremony of the 3rd staging of the Jamaican Medical Cannabis Integration Symposium (JAMECANN 2018), under the theme ‘Merging Science, Spirit and Business’, hosted by the College of Health Sciences, UTech, Kingston, on Thursday, July 5, 2018. The objective of the two-day symposium (July 5 and 6) is to showcase the...
Published On: June 28th, 2018
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw, speaking at the opening ceremony of the Arbitration Week 2018 Conference, at the UWI Regional Headquarters, Kingston, on June 28. Arbitration Week 2018 is part of an ongoing effort to support Jamaica’s development as an international arbitration centre, in the context of the country being an international business services centre. The...

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