JAMPRO (Trade & Investment Jamaica)
JAMPRO is an Agency of the Government of Jamaica’s Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce that promotes business opportunities in export and investment to the local and international private sector.
One of our aims is to encourage those of Jamaican descent who have built businesses in the UK- or would like to build a business in Jamaica - to consider the benefits of investing in the island’s future.
JAMPRO is committed to expanding the economy of Jamaica by promoting Jamaican exports but, just as importantly, by attracting foreign direct investment. In facilitating foreign direct investment, JAMPRO guides investors through the necessary processes and offers support in partnership with key government agencies and ministries, even after their investments are operational.
A comprehensive range of services is available from JAMPRO, including but not limited to:
Export and Market Development Value-added Services
- Exporter registration
- Diagnosis of business performance /enterprise rating & upgrading
- Business plan development/revision
- Benchmarking and rating against local & international competitors
- Assessment of requirements for certification of products, services and enterprise management system
- Market access and market penetration information
- Business linkages and match-making (including via online facilities)
- Facilitate access to technical assistance/donor support programmes
Investment Promotion Value-added Services
- Industry data- collection and benchmarking
- Customized investor itineraries
- Investor matching; joint venture partnerships
- Facilitation of free zone applications
- Linkages with suppliers, contractors and various service providers
- Facilitation of permits and approvals- work, building etc.
- Identification of sources for Technical and Financial assistance
- Intervention on behalf of clients and problem-solving
- Familiarization Tours
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