Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Audley Shaw (left), greets Counsellor, Economic and Commercial Counsellor’s Office of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) to Jamaica, Jianghong Fan (right), during a courtesy call at the Ministry’s New Kingston offices, on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Looking on is Ambassador of the PRC to Jamaica, H.E. Tian Qi. During the meeting a range of bilateral issues were discussed including agricultural projects, the sugar industry, lobster exports and hemp.
Welcome to the official website of the Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce.
The Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce is described as Jamaica's "Business Ministry." It's mandate is to lead the development of policies that will create growth and jobs, while achieving social inclusion and consumer protection. The Ministry, working its stakeholders is primarily responsible for business policy development, monitoring and evaluation, while giving direction and oversight to a cluster of implementing departments and agencies.
We have, therefore, placed much energy and enthusiasm into the development of this website to provide timely information on the Ministry, our agencies and programmes.