The Division of Industrial Development and Compliance Support

The Division of Industrial Development and Compliance Support responsible is to coordinate and supervise the activities of various Industrial Sectors operating in Liberia. It has regulatory responsibility to allow it to function purely as an advocate for the industrial sector. It is anticipated that the Division will develop close relationship of trust with industries focusing on industry’s welfare.

 

The Division serves as the policy development, industrial monitoring and statistical units formulating, supervising, evaluating, and monitoring policies necessary for the implementation of Government Industrial Regulations. It also serves as the industrial data bank for the Bureau gathering, storing, retrieving and disseminating industrial information on the existing, and non-existing industries, their production and sale capacities, expansion plans industrial impact analysis, local and foreign raw materials availability, agro-industrial potential and industrial human resources development.

 

The Division comprises of three Sections, namely, Industrial Information, Industrial Support Services and Compliance, and Industrial Promotion. The mandates of the three Sections are as follows:

 

  1. Industrial Information Section: This Section is the research, monitoring, and evaluation arm of the Division. It is responsible to gather relevant information required by policy makers such as statistics and general information on industrial establishments in the Country;
  2. 2. Industrial support Services and Compliance Section: This Section is responsible for identifying causes of factory closure, local raw materials utilization, downsizing, proposing remedies, ensuring compliance of Government’s industrial regulations, as well as, harmonizing taxes and tariffs between local manufactured products and imported goods; and
  3. 3. Industrial Promotion section: This Section is responsible for the formulation and   promotion of medium and large industrial projects; it identifies investment opportunities by sector and products, conduct feasibility studies, give guidance and assistance to entrepreneurs on acquisition of technology and implementation of projects focusing on agro-based industries, chemical, mining, engineering, and service industries.   

 

Director: Mr. Abraham V. Dukuly
Email:  abrahamdukuly22@staff.moci.gov.lr
Mobile: +231 (886-420-986)