Belize’s natural assets, progressive development policies, pro-business investment climate, and long-time democratic stability have created an ideal destination for investors seeking a sustainable harbor amidst the waves of global economic hardship. The Government of Belize (GOB) is wholly committed to supporting the country’s niche-oriented development model, while preserving the country’s distinctiveness and fostering investor confidence. Likewise, the wide array of investment related incentives have all continued to firmly reinforce the country’s business-friendly reputation.
As a testimony to the global reach and effectiveness of Belize as an investment destination, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) has ranked Belize 5th in the Caribbean in terms of Foreign Direct Investment inflows in relation to GDP in 2014. The publication also ranks Belize 3rd in terms of profitability of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) at 9% when compared to the rest of the Caribbean region.
Current priority sectors for investment include:
Additionally, Belize provides the three (3) main elements sought by global investors:
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As the Caribbean gateway to Central America, Belize shares the best of both worlds. With an English speaking, well-educated workforce, stable political economy, investor-friendly tax environment, and a location only two hours from key US cities, there are many competitive advantages that make beautiful Belize the natural niche for your next investment.
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