JAMPRO is collaborating with the Jamaica Manufacturers’ Association (JMA) and the Jamaica Exporter’s Association (JEA) on hosting EXPO Jamaica to be held April 3-6, 2014 at the National Arena, Kingston. Specially, JAMPRO’s responsibility is to recruit international and local buyers and link them with local suppliers/exhibitors, in order to explore trade opportunities and ultimately secure sustainable business contracts.
EXPO Jamaica (formerly the JMA/JEA EXPO) is held every two years, and JAMPRO has successfully recruited and hosted buyers for the most recent stagings. For EXPO Jamaica 2012, JAMPRO was able to secure 325 participating buyers from 22 countries. In 2014, over 200 companies, showcasing over 2000 products will be represented, encompassing the product categories: Food and Beverage, Chemicals, Cosmetics, Pharmaceuticals, Electronics, Electricals & Automotive, Fashion, Furniture and Bedding, Information, Technology and Communication, Art and Craft, Jewellery, Minerals and Metal, Printing, Packaging and Labeling, Textile and Apparel along with Business Development services.