Why Jamaica

Why Jamaica

Jamaica is the destination of choice for manufacturers seeking a near shore location to key markets, quick cash conversion cycles, and low cost, customised delivery options in servicing their customers.

Many of Jamaica’s manufactured brands, which range from food and beverages to bedding, leather and clay products, are recognised internationally and have become synonymous with excellence. As a prime destination for manufacturing, the country offers the following advantages for investors:

Ideal Location

The country is strategically located within major shipping lanes, and provides near shore access to the US, Caribbean and Latin American markets.

Infrastructure

The Port of Kingston is being expanded to accommodate large post-Panamax vessels. The island has a sophisticated road network and modern transportation systems, and available commercial space is in proximity to major ports in Kingston and Montego Bay.

Competitive Labour Costs

Jamaica’s English-speaking, educated and skilled workforce is competitively priced.

Supportive Business Climate

Jamaica offers attractive business incentives and access to key markets through strategic bilateral trade agreements. Local industry is also well supported by public and private sector stakeholders.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT

MANAGER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY & MINING

Berletta Forrester
Email : bforrester@jamprocorp.com | Tel : 876-978-7755 ext 2259