Opportunities

Opportunities

With the right level and type of investment, not only will Jamaica see dramatic revenue growth in agriculture, but investors will enjoy healthy, sustainable returns from quality products that are internationally recognised and respected. Opportunities in agriculture include:

  • Contract farming joint venture opportunities to produce crops all year round
  • Expansion of fruit tree production for agro-processing and fresh fruit market
  • Value-added and niche market opportunities for an increasing range of products (functional foods, nutraceutical ingredients, seasonings, condiments, spices and other authentic Jamaican food and beverages)
  • Aquaculture – There is s planned expansion for shrimp and fresh water fish to meet the demand of the local market.
 
HIGH DEMAND PRODUCTS
Scotch Bonnet Pepper - Rated among the hottest in the world (up to 325,000 Scoville units)
Jamaican Ginger - Considered among the world’s best
Pimento - Globally recognised for its high quality and oil content (4% volatile oil)
Cocoa – Jamaica is one of eight exclusive producers of fine/flavoured cocoa
Blue Mountain Coffee – Premium product on the world market
Yam – Jamaica is one of the largest exporters of yam in the world
 
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT

TOURISM & AGRI-BUSINESS MANAGER

Carol Straw
Email : cstraw@jamprocorp.com | Tel : 876-978-7755 ext 2225
Mobile : 876-469-3342