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Agricultural Data

The Agricultural Marketing Information Division (AMID) serves as the main supporting entity to drive the marketing thrust of the Ministry; conduct market-chain analyses; manage incentives to stakeholders within the agricultural sector; design and manage system.

Specifically, AMID:

  1. Provides internal and external clients with a first-rate statistical service through the timely collection, storage and dissemination of accurate data and agricultural marketing analyses, on the agricultural sector..
  2. Provides the Ministry with data and analyses that will form the basis for formulating marketing and other policies.
  3. Carries out impartial and objective evaluations of agricultural programmes and projects in the Ministry.
  4. Provides timely market information and intelligence that can serve to stimulate and promote investment in the agricultural sector.
  5. Monitors and facilitates the operations of Commodity Boards and Statutory bodies falling under the Ministry.
  6. Administers incentives offered by the Ministry

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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4 St. Lucia Avenue, Kingston 5, Jamaica
Telephone: (876) 968-7116 
Fax: (876) 960-7422 

Hope Gardens, Kingston 6, Jamaica
Telephone: (876) 927-1731-50 / (876) 619-1731
Fax: 876-927-1904

Opening hours: 
Mondays-Thursdays: 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Fridays: 8:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.