Tag: agro-processing

GMC’s agro-processing capacity boosted with $37M investment

GMC’s agro-processing capacity boosted with $37M investment

- July 2, 2022

Guyana’s agro-processing capacity has been enhanced with a $37 million investment in the New Guyana Marketing Corporation (GMC). This will ... Read More

Farmers, agro-processors to benefit from lucrative markets this year

Farmers, agro-processors to benefit from lucrative markets this year

- February 21, 2022

Government is taking a more proactive approach to ensure farmers, agro-processors and exporters are linked to the most lucrative markets, ... Read More

New GMC’s Guyana Shop turns nine

New GMC’s Guyana Shop turns nine

- October 27, 2021

Today officially marked nine years since the establishment of the Guyana Shop, Guyana’s largest one-stop shop for locally made products. ... Read More

GNBS recognises standard compliant businesses; launches ‘Made in Guyana’ certification mark

GNBS recognises standard compliant businesses; launches ‘Made in Guyana’ certification mark

- October 13, 2021

The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 hosted its third National Quality Awards (NQA) Ceremony ... Read More

Gov’t advancing efforts to make agro-processing viable

Gov’t advancing efforts to make agro-processing viable

- October 11, 2021

Government, through the New Guyana Marketing Corporation (GMC) has expended $158.5 million of the budgeted $293 million, to improve the ... Read More

“US$35M mega agro-processing facility to be constructed at Enmore”

“US$35M mega agro-processing facility to be constructed at Enmore”

- August 13, 2021

The Government of Guyana through the Guyana Office for Investment has inked a Memorandum of Understanding with Caribbean International Distributors ... Read More

$60M agro-processing facility being constructed in Region 2

$60M agro-processing facility being constructed in Region 2

- March 20, 2021

- construction to be completed before the end of June Within the next three months, farmers from Pomeroon-Supenaam will benefit ... Read More

“Gainful employment must be guaranteed with new investments” – Minister Mustapha to French delegation

“Gainful employment must be guaranteed with new investments” – Minister Mustapha to French delegation

- October 9, 2020

- French investors looking to expand agro-processing capabilities - Hopes to develop organic farm in Guyana Minister Zulfikar Mustapha is ... Read More

Embracing change amid COVID-19

Embracing change amid COVID-19

- June 10, 2020

—Agro-processor Marcia Gonzales sees benefit in re-adjusting DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, June 10, 2020 Owner of Marcia’s Products, Marcia Gonzales is ... Read More

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