Our Achievements

Our Achievements

InvesTT, the country’s national investment promotion agency (IPA), continues to provide the right support to local and international investors seeking to invest or expand business operations in Trinidad and Tobago. Since its inception in 2012, the IPA has facilitated a total of 117 site visits and secured 25 investment projects with a total value of TT$3 billion. Eight investment projects were closed in fiscal 2017-2018.

The agency has achieved the following accolades

  • 2017

    Top Investment Promotion Agency, Latin America and the Caribbean awarded by the Site Selection Magazine
  • 2017

    Commended for expansion and reinvestment strategies by FDI Intelligence, a leading publication on global FDI and a service of the Financial Times
  • 2016

    2nd place for FDI strategy awarded by FDI Intelligence (Caribbean & Central American Countries of the Future report)
  • 2015

    Best Investment Attraction Agency, Latin America & Caribbean National, awarded by Site Selection Magazine
  • 2014

    Investment Promotion Award for Excellence in Promoting FDI for Sustainable Development, from United Nations (UNCTAD
  • 2012

    1st place for Regional Best Practice Website, awarded by the Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA)

FDI Strategy Awards 2017

Commended for expansion and reinvestment strategy by fDi Intelligence - a service from the Financial Times and the largest FDI centre of excellence globally.  

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“Among the 24 countries in which the Group operates, InvesTT is one of the best government investment agencies with which we have partnered.” - Launch of Unicomer’s Freeport campus on November 7th, 2017.
Guillermo Siman, Vice Chairman and Executive Vice President at Unicomer Trinidad Limited

'Best To Invest' Top Agency Award 2017

InvesTT ranked as one of the two best national IPAs in the Latin America and Caribbean Region for :

  • Most professionally responsive to investor inquiries
  • Most knowledgeable and linguistically diverse staff
  • Most access to user friendly databases of sites and incentives both general and sector specific
  • Best information on timing expectations for permitting and other processes
  • Best access to recent investors in the region for testimonials
  • Best reputation for protecting investor confidentiality
  • Best reputation for after-care services

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