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Setting up a business in Trinidad and Tobago is quite straight forward.
The Government of the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago (GORTT) encourages foreign direct investment in almost all sectors, with specific focus on the non-energy targeted sectors.
Trinidad and Tobago's success in energy has fueled its rapid development into one of the most industrialized and cost-effective nations in the Caribbean and Central America.
Trinidad and Tobago is a twin island republic situated below the hurricane belt, at the southern-most end of the Caribbean archipelago.
Edan K. Properties manages many complex projects - from purchase to conceptualization, financing and site development. In its role as facilitator, InvesTT has worked alongside Edan K. and played a significant role over the years in the fast-tracking of processes required to implement multi-faceted development projects.
InvesTT facilitated company registration and access to import duty concessions for equipment, engaged the Ministry of Energy & Energy Industries on the placement and inspection of their LPG tanks as well as facilitated smooth entry at Immigration for foreign engineers needed to install equipment and train local staff.
Located in St. Augustine Trinidad, Virtana Inc. is an outsourcing company that delivers high quality robotics software solutions to international technology companies, utilizing engineering graduates based in Trinidad and Tobago.
Trinidad and Tobago is a cost competitive location for the establishment of 4 silicon manufacturing plants..
A recently concluded feasibility study into the establishment of the Silicon Industrial Cluster in Trinidad and Tobago shows that the country can provide an ultralow cost of production with preferential market and duty free access to over 1 billion people.
Integrated Photovoltaic Manufacturing
An independently conducted feasibility study for the establishment of a Silicon Industrial Cluster, by the Float Glass Consortium (UK), Viridis IQ (Germany) and SiTek Limited (Trinidad), reveals that Trinidad is cost competitive against any global source of glass currently imported into Latin America, the Caribbean and the United States. The study also shows Trinidad and Tobago to be in the top quartile for low cost silicon processing. The cost savings from these contributor plants, which are lucrative investment opportunities individually, combined with the high quality of engineering talent available, will aid in allowing the country to produce low cost and high quality PV panels for the Americas.
Each of the proposed plants can operate independently at a substantial return to the investor; however, there are significant synergies and cost advantages in co-locating the plants. These advantages can be leveraged to establish a significant, high-tech manufacturing base, with a level of cluster-integration that is unique to Trinidad and Tobago:
Two hundred and fifty (250) hectares of land in Point Lisas have been tagged as the site due to its proximity to Trinidad’s robust petrochemical and LNG industries next to the Port of Point Lisas. The location offers effortless access to the United States, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean. Additional advantages of this site are its industrial infrastructure, industrial gas and chemicals, favourable geotechnical conditions and good electrical grid and utilities.