The Trade Unit ensures coordination across the Ministry and its trade-related agencies in the use of trade policy as a tool for economic development, in keeping with the Government’s growth strategy. This requires the Unit to provide technical advice and policy recommendations on trade issues and negotiations and their implications for the Ministry’s portfolio.
The Unit’s primary functions are to:
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.