Goals and Activities

Caribbean Export is committed to the achievement of the following four strategic goals:

1. Greater integration of CARIFORUM countries into the multilateral, regional and bilateral trade and investment arrangements

  • Facilitation of public/private sector dialogue, information exchange and implementation of trade agreements.

2. Enhanced competitiveness of firms

  • Targeted assistance with trade financing, innovation, trade information, marketing management and promotion in new markets.

3. Strengthened institutional capacities

  • Support for capacity development of selected business support organisations, including technical assistance & training.
  • Assistance with the development and implementation of national and sector strategies.

4. Coordination/Strengthening of regional networks

  • Hosting Caribbean Business and Investment Support Network (CARIBISNET)
  • Hosting Secretariat for Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA)
  • Hosting Database of Business Support Initiatives
  • Coordinating Meetings of the CARIFORUM Regional Preparatory Task Force (RPTF) Task Force for Trade and Investment.