Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Karl Samuda addressing members of the Diplomatic Corps at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. The occasion was the Ministerial Briefing held as part of Diplomatic Week (February 5-10). Seated at the head table is Under Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Marcia Thomas.
As the "business" Ministry, we are the key driver and thought leader for facilitating investments in the economy and preparing local businesses and entreprenuers to take advantage of Jamaica's entry into the global supply chain.
We have, therefore, placed much energy and enthusiam into the development of this website to provide timely information on the Ministry, our agencies and programmes.