Export Saint Lucia Video Newsletter – May 2019
UMPA Shares His Experience with Export Saint Lucia
Dennery Segment artiste, UMPA, shared his experience with Export Saint Lucia. The Agency has assisted some Dennery Segment artistes with penetrating the US market, which included a US tour in 2018, among other things. Let UPMA tell you all about it!
Young Entrepreneur Nila Mangal Talks About Export Saint Lucia
Young entrepreneur and owner of Mangal Trading, Nila Mangal, has received assistance from Export Saint Lucia with exporting fresh produce from Saint Lucia. Nila shared her experience in the video below!
Compete Caribbean Hosts Cluster Training Workshop
Compete Caribbean is a multi-donor facility whose objective is to support the Caribbean region in increasing productivity and Caribbean firms’ contribution to economic growth, by providing technical assistance for business climate reforms, clustering initiatives, and stimulating innovation in the Caribbean region. In May 2019, Compete Caribbean with Export Saint Lucia hosted a cluster training workshop at Bay Gardens Hotel.
Export Saint Lucia Facilitates Export of Sea Moss to the US
Emanating from Export Saint Lucia’s recent mission to the United States, it was observed that growing consumer trends around healthy eating presented an opportunity to export dried sea moss from Saint Lucia. Through the guidance of Export Saint Lucia, the Praslin Sea moss Association has capitalized on the opportunity and on Saturday, May 18, shipped their first batch to the United States! Over 140 farmers belonging to the Association worked expeditiously to facilitate the shipment.