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Ambassador Roberto Azevêdo's 36-hour visit

Published:Tuesday | February 9, 2016 | 2:01 AM
From left: Patricia Francis, chair, Trade Facilitation Task Force; Ambassador Roberto Azevêdo, director general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO); Victor Cummings, trade administrator and CEO of the Trade Board Limited and Trevor Riley, group CEO of the Shipping Association at a recent luncheon put on by the Trade Facilitation Task Force at the Terra Nova Hotel, co-sponsored by the SAJ. Carvalho was on a 36-hour visit to Jamaica. He toured the Kingston Container Terminal in addition to meeting with a number of stakeholder interests including Government, the private sector and academia.

WTO boss meets shipping interests

From left: Patricia Francis, chair, Trade Facilitation Task Force; Ambassador Roberto AzevÍdo, director general of the World Trade Organization; Victor Cummings, trade administrator and CEO of the Trade Board Limited; and Trevor Riley, group CEO of the Shipping Association of Jamaica (SAJ), at a recent luncheon put on by the Trade Facilitation Task Force at the Terra Nova All-Suite Hotel, co-sponsored by the SAJ. Carvalho was on a 36-hour visit to Jamaica. He toured the Kingston Container Terminal in addition to meeting with a number of stakeholder interests, including the Government, the private sector and academia.