Jamaica Manufacturers and Exporters Association, JMEA, President, Richard Pandohie, is urging the government to invest more in the production sector to alleviate the impact of COVID-19 on the economy.

The JMEA celebrated the start of National Manufacturers’ Month yesterday under the theme Recover and Renew with Manufacturing.

Mr. Pandohie notes that the production sector will play an integral role in the recovery of the economy.

Mr. Pandohie says improving the production sector will improve people’s standard of living.

The JMEA President also sought to explain how the production sector would aid the economic recovery.

Richard Pandohie, President of the Jamaica Manufacturers and Exporters Association, JMEA.