On October 4, 2021, Executive Director of Caribbean Export, Deodat Maharaj, met with Dr Peter Ramsaroop, CEO, GoInvest, to discuss the programmes and initiatives the Agency is implementing to provide targeted support to Guyana.

During the discussions, Mr. Maharaj reaffirmed Caribbean Export’s commitment to support private sector development as the Agency seeks to fast-track recovery, facilitate job creation and opportunities for the people of Guyana.

“Caribbean Export is happy to meet and agree with GoInvest on our practical, concrete support to help provide jobs and opportunity for Guyana at a time of incredible opportunity and transformation for the country.” remarked the Executive Director.

Caribbean Export will continue to support micro, small and medium scale enterprises in Guyana through our grants and capacity building programmes helping them to access key markets to create jobs and earn foreign exchange. It was also agreed that Caribbean Export will provide support to Guyana as it seeks to upscale its efforts at nearshoring.

Mr. Maharaj will be engaging with other stakeholders, in Guyana, over the coming week as the Agency continues to be on the ground listening and engaging with its stakeholders and partners.