Through research and ongoing monitoring of the ecosystem, the JBDC identifies opportunities and areas in need of development. Our projects span several industries and are implemented through partnerships with government entities, private companies as well as regional and multilateral agencies.
Accelerating MSMEs Growth through Innovation & Technology Improving the competitiveness of MSMEs through Public Procurement
MSMEs account for approximately 97% of private firms, 3.5% of GDP, and 80% of employment in Jamaica (Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce, 2019). Surveys conducted by the Jamaica Manufacturers
Evaluation of Jamaica’s Cultural and Creative Industry through Economic Impact Studies and the National Statistics System (JAM NSS-CCI)
The “Validating Jamaica’s Cultural & Creative Industry through Economic Impact Assessments and National Statistical System (JAM NSS-CCI)” project is funded by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization through
The Agriculture sector forms an important part of the Jamaican economy, accounting for 7.3 % of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2018. This sector is characterised by a prevalence of
Increasing The Export Capacity Of Micro And Small Agro-Processors Using The Cluster Approach Project
Increasing The Export Capacity Of Micro And Small Agro-Processors Using The Cluster Approach Project About The Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC) is implementing a EUR197,130 project to assist MSMEs involved