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MSME Resources Search Tool

The MSME Resources Search Tool provides entrepreneurs of Jamaican micro, small and medium enterprises a digital resource to access up-to-date information on initiatives, programmes and services available to them through various entities who focus on the growth and development of the MSME. Inside users will find relevant initiatives, programmes and services from both private and public sectors… all in one concise location and categorised across the following nine (9) subject areas:
  • Empowering Business Environment
  • Business Development Support & Training
  • Affordable MSME Financing
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation & Technology in Business
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Women in Business
  • Youth in Business
  • Supporting Persons with Disability in Business
  • Supporting the Creative Sector in Business
A search can also be filtered by specific criteria including by:
  • Audience
  • Industry
  • Purpose
  • Type of Financing
Please check back often. New initiatives are added and updates are made as soon as they arise. See tool below:

BizEvents Loans for Micro Entrepreneurs

The JNSBL BizEvents loans are designed to assist micro entrepreneurs to capitalize on seasonal opportunities for revenue generation. The maximum loan amount is $250,000.00 repayable over ten (10) weeks.

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BizGrow Loans

Accessible to micro and small businesses operating for at least six (6) months, funds can be used to improve, enhance and expand businesses by purchasing tools, equipment, raw materials, stocks and or any other business purpose.

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Blue and John Crow Mountain Community Economic Opportunities Workshop

The Blue and John Crow Mountains Economic Opportunities workshop is a local networking and business development platform aimed at facilitating access to the necessary tools, resources and information to assist the development of creative industries and business in and around the UNESCO World Heri

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Broiler Chicken Distribution Programme

The Jamaica 4- H Clubs in partnership with HiPro has distributed baby chicks to members across the Island.

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Business Entrepreneurial Empowerment Programme (BEEP)

The BEEP initiative is intended to provide entrepreneurial training to MSMEs to assist them in formalizing their business activities and to achieve minimum business standards in key areas to enhance their access to financing.

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The Ministry

Welcome to the official website of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries.

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries (MICAF) has been charged with the responsibility of driving the integration of the production of primary agricultural produce along all the stages of the supply chain through to value added and facilitating full commercialization of outputs of the agriculture, manufacturing, and service sectors.

We have, therefore, placed much energy and enthusiasm into the development of this website to provide timely information on the Ministry, our agencies and programmes.


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Telephone: (876) 968-7116 
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