Press Releases

 
  1. Public Sercice Announcement: -Illicit Issuance of Import Permit Declaration (IPD)
    1st February 2019 | Size: 809 KB | File Type: pdf
  2. Joint Press Statement: The Ministry of Commerce & Industry And The Ministry of Helath & Social Welfare
    1st February 2019 | Size: 254 KB | File Type: pdf
  3. Small Business Pro-Poor Development Fund (SBPDF)
    23rd January 2019 | Size: 168 KB | File Type: pdf
  4. MEDIA ADVISORY-The SBA Annual MSME Conference of 2017 Launches during SME Week
    22nd November 2017 | Size: 310 KB | File Type: pdf
  5. Media Advisory - Liberia as host of the 8th West African Monetary Zone (WAMZ) Trade Minissters' Forum
    27th October 2016 | Size: 219 KB | File Type: pdf
  6. MoCI.MediaAdvisory.MSMEConference2015.11122015
    16th November 2015 | Size: 443 KB | File Type: pdf
  7. Commerce Today Monthly Critical Commodities Bulletin, August 26 - September 26, 2015
    2nd September 2015 | Size: 248 KB | File Type: pdf
Prof. Wilson Tarpeh, Minister of Commerce & Industry
Friday, 1st November 2019
Liberian Chief Executive, George Manneh Weah, in August, 2019 submitted several bills to the Liberian Legislature for ratification. Read


(L-R:) Madam Njie listens as Min. Tarpeh makes a point
Monday, 28th October 2019
Press Release: Friday, October 25, 2019: A two- year Technical Cooperation Program (TCP), intended to strengthen National Food Control Systems in Liberia has been officially launched in the Country. Read


Map of Africa
Friday, 18th October 2019
For the first time, Africa is hosting the Scientific Conference on the “Comptes de Transferts Nationaux – National Transfer Accounts (NTA-Africa)”. Read


E-Roberts recently quarantined processing facility
Friday, 18th October 2019
Friday: October 18, 2019: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has fined the Management of E-Roberts Distilleries Incorporated, $LRD147, 000. Read


Partial view of participants
Monday, 7th October 2019
Thursday: October 3, 2019: The four-day Sensitization Workshop on ECOWAS Trade   Protocols  and Agreements, held by the ECOWAS Commission in collaboration with the Ministry of Commerce and Industry at a resort in Sinkor, Monrovia, Liberia has been officially concluded  with the need for a single continental market receiving considerable volume of emphasis. Read


Workshop emblem
Wednesday, 2nd October 2019
Tuesday: October 1, 2019:  A four -day sensitization workshop on several World Trade Organization-related instruments has formally begun in Monrovia, Liberia. Read


Commerce Ministry officials and QFFD members pose for the press
Friday, 27th September 2019
Monday: September 23, 2019: A   high- powered delegation from the Qatari Fund for Development, on Monday, September 23, 2019 held discussions with the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in Monrovia. Read


(L-R:) DMA Bangura, DMC Wisner, DMI Wolo and IG Davies
Thursday, 19th September 2019
Tuesday: September 17, 2019: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry says its decision to close down Fuzion Bar and Restaurant   in Sinkor, Monrovia was straightly in the right direction and not any political witch-haunt as widely speculated on the social media. Read


(L-R) Madam Njie and Prof. Tarpeh exchange documents after signing
Wednesday, 11th September 2019
Press Release: Tuesday; September 10, 2019: A two-year Technical Cooperation Program (TCP), intended to strengthen National Food Control System   by ensuring safety of food   and trade improvement in Liberia has been officially signed between the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Read


Members of the team and their Liberian counterparts pose for photo
Tuesday, 3rd September 2019
Tuesday: September 3, 2019: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry and a delegation from the Confederation General of Companies of Cote d’Ivoire (CGECI) have begun discussions intended to build links amongst Ivorian private businesses and their Liberian counterparts. Read


LMU boss Artus(second from left, shakes hand with DMC Wisner)
Friday, 30th August 2019
THURSDAY: AUGUST 29, 2019: The President of the Liberia Movie Union, Frank Artus, has called on the Liberian Government, through the Ministry of Commerce and Industry to ensure maximum protection   for Intellectual Property Rights of local and international musicians and artists. Read


Deputy Min. Wisner displays two bottles of products
Monday, 26th August 2019
Saturday, August 24, 2019: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry discovered and subsequently quarantined an illegal business that has been operating at a local privately owned residence along the Samuel Kanyan Doe Boulevard in Paynesville. Read


Asst. Min. Kuiah (first from left) listens attentively
Friday, 23rd August 2019
Thursday: August 22, 2019: The Assistant Minister for Administration at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Read


Participants pose for photo
Friday, 16th August 2019
The Environmental Protection Agency, in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), recently conducted a Cross-Cutting Capacity Development (CCCD) Technical Training Session in Buchana City, Grand Bassa County. Read


Deputy Commerce Minister; Hon. Bangura
Wednesday, 14th August 2019
The Deputy Minister For Administration at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Wilfred N. Read


Flag of the Republic of Liberia
Tuesday, 13th August 2019
Press Releases: Monday: August 12, 2019: The Liberian government stands to reap $40 Million United States Dollars in benefits from several international   institutions upon the ratification of the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA). Read


Assistant Minister for Industry, Morris Siryon (African cloth) flanked by participants
Tuesday, 6th August 2019
The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has concluded a three-day Industrial Policy Review Workshop in the Country. Read


H.E. Dr. George M. Weah, President of Liberia
Friday, 26th July 2019
Liberia, a nation established in 1847 by free slaves escaping oppression in the United States is this year (July 26, 2019) observing 172 years of national sovereignty. Read


Jubilant honorees pose for press
Wednesday, 24th July 2019
Monday, July 22, 2019: The Minister of Commerce and Industry, Wilson K. Read


Prof. Tarpeh and Mr. Addy pose for the Press
Friday, 12th July 2019
Wednesday: July 10, 2019: The Minister of Commerce and Industry, Professor Wilson K. Read


Retreat Banner
Wednesday, 10th July 2019
Friday, June 28, 2019: The Division of Foreign Trade at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry held its bi-annual retreat, aimed at taking stock of its work relative to the implementation of Liberia Post Accession Plan -LPAP. Read


UNECA Logo
Tuesday, 9th July 2019
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Monday, July 1st, 2019 - The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), through its Sub-Regional Office for West Africa, recently held a policy dialogue with the Government of Burkina Faso on the Sahel 2043 Prospective Study. Read


LBR boss, Sampson Dee ( folded hands) flanked by guests
Friday, 5th July 2019
The Liberia Business Registry (LBR), has officially launched a State of the Art Website and Online Application System in the County. Read


L-R- Deputy Wisner, Prof. Tarpeh, Deputy, Wolo and Inspector Gen. Davies
Thursday, 4th July 2019
Monday, July 1, 2019: As part of ongoing efforts to revamp the declining Liberian economy, the Government, through the Ministry of Commerce and Industry has announced a number of measures aimed at improving the Liberian economy. Read


Prof. Wilson K. Tarpeh, Minister of Commerce & Industry
Friday, 28th June 2019
Thursday, June 27, 2019:  A top official of the United States Government has described Liberia’s Commerce and Industry Minister, Prof. Read


L-R: prof. Tarpeh, Amb. Moodley, followed by others
Friday, 28th June 2019
Monrovia-Liberia, Thursday, June 27, 2019: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry and a team of investors from South Africa have held a Strategic Meeting aimed at establishing a Joint Trade Commission (JTC) and Partnership between Liberia and South Africa. Read


Deputy Min. for Adm. Wilfred N. Bangura
Friday, 31st May 2019
As part of efforts to build the capacities of employees of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry so as to propel them for future challenges,  24 middle level managers at the Ministry,on Thursday, May 30, 2019 underwent a one –day  Performance Management Training. Read


Partial view of participants
Wednesday, 29th May 2019
Ministry of Commerce and Industry was amongst several other public entities that participated in a Cross – Cutting Capacity Development (CCCD) Project, organized by the Environment Protection Agency at   the Tubmanburg City Hall, Bomi County. Read


Commerce Minister Prof.  Wilson Tarpeh
Wednesday, 29th May 2019
Wednesday: May 29, 2019: Liberia’s Independent Information Commission (IIC), has named the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) as the third ranking Freedom of Information compliance entity amongst 66 public institutions in Liberia. Read


The two-man Turkish delegation at the meeting
Tuesday, 28th May 2019
The Minister of Commerce and Industry, Professor Wilson K. Read


Commerce Boss, Prof. Tarpeh
Monday, 27th May 2019
Friday: May 24, 2019: The Minister of Commerce and Industry, Professor Wilson K, Tarpeh, has said his Entity is in consultations with the Central Bank of Liberia to find an amicable solution the negative factors affecting the advancement of the Liberian economy. Read