Minister

Minister
Hon. Saboto Caesar

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Minister of Agriculture Saboto Caesar has highlighted the need for a greater effort to be made to strengthen intra-regional trade.

He made the point during the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) Digital Dialogue program, which focused on the Pandemic and Food Security.

Minister Caesar noted that Saint Vincent and the Grenadines already has strong trade links with Grenada.

Minister Caesar said Policy Makers in the OECS need to create an enabling environment, to facilitate an expansion of the intra-regional trade in agricultural produce.

 

SOURCE:National Broadcasting Corporation

 

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