Who We Are

Who We Are

The Department of Trade, Industry, and Fair Competition (DTIFC) is responsible for facilitating the growth and improvement of trade and business in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Our mandate is centred around six (6) pillars:

  1. Trade Negotiations
  2. Trade Promotion
  3. Trade Facilitation
  4. Trade-Related Technical Assistance
  5. Trade-Policy Legislation
  6. Trade Analysis

DTIFC work activities include assisting with the development of a legislative framework to support the local trade and business community; facilitating trade and investment opportunities; partnering with key stakeholders including government departments and agencies; promoting trade-related training and education programmes; raising awareness about international standards as it relates to goods and services; and promoting consumer education initiatives.


To be the central information and facilitative hub for trade and business activity and the institutional guardian of consumer rights.


To facilitate broad based economic growth and sustainable development for the Turks and Caicos Islands through the establishment of a robust, efficient and fair trade and business environment.

Department of Trade, Industry and Fair Competition

Downtown Butterfield Square
Turks and Caicos Islands