The Belize Trade and Investment Development Service (BELTRAIDE) is a statutory body of the Government of Belize. It has four technical functions it is mandated to carry out:

1) Investment Generation & Development
2) Trade Promotion & Export Development
3) Innovation & Enterprise Development
4) Job Preparedness & Skills Development

These four functions provide a dynamic complement to our investment climate, providing up-to-date and critical facilitation and services to investors, exporters and small enterprises, thereby paving the way for an ease of doing business in Belize.

Their Services

Complete information on business opportunities within Belize, to facilitate investments and exports, inclusive of green and brown field investments, joint ventures, new market access, and identifying suppliers

  1. Investor Care services, which involve facilitation companies throughout the entire investment process, inclusive of administer and monitoring the Governments various investment and export incentive programmes
  2. Facilitation services, which involve investor-client management and mediation with government entities
  3. Specialized advising in developing business and marketing plans, for product and service development
  4. Administer on-demand industry-specific job preparedness trainings in order to deliver and sustain a quality workforce

General Manager of Innovation and Enterprise: Melanie Gideon (melanie@belizeinvest.org.bz)

General Manager of Trade and Investment Development: Nicholas Ruiz (nicholas@belizeinvest.org.bz)


+(501) 822-3737
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