GOALS OF THE FREE TRADE & PROCESSING ZONE
The four (4) fundamental goals of the Free Trade and Processing Zone are:
To ensure that Antigua and Barbuda achieves the Government’s objectives of diversification and export – led growth.
The objective of diversification includes a reduction in the vulnerability and risk related to a one–crop economy – Tourism,
and the creation of transfer of technology for a diversified source of employment and foreign exchange.
To develop a bi-focal economy and to forge domestic linkages which guarantees sustained and balanced growth.
To contribute to the country’s economic growth and development and to ensure efficient utilization specifically
of the resources of capital and labour.
To become internationally renown for excellence in Information Technology, administrative efficiency and related
services and products.