About Us

About Us

The Office for Commerce & Investment (OCI) is the nation’s investment and trade promotion agency with the mandate to promote and facilitate exports and investment to boost economic growth, to improve the welfare of the people. It is the first point of contact for investors exploring business opportunities in Marshall Islands, and the agency to go to for export assistance.

OCI also assists investors grow and diversify their business. It works in close collaboration with Government bodies, institutions and private sector companies, to facilitate implementation of investment projects and, more importantly, to continuously improve the investment and business climate.

It helps identify export products & services and works with exporters to market their products.

OCI has an important role of policy advocacy to continuously improve the competitiveness of Marshall Islands for investment and export growth.

Office of Commerce and Investment

OCI has wide-ranging functions & powers, designed to make it a catalyst for economic and social development. Its primary function is to “develop and implement social and economic development programs and projects” for the betterment of the economic and social conditions of the inhabitants of the Republic.

Its functions combine the roles of an investment and trade promotion agency, and a government investment corporation i.e. to encourage and develop investments and to operate business enterprises on behalf of government. It is empowered to perform its functions alone or in conjunction with other government agencies and private enterprises.

Board Members

Strategic Business Plan 2015-2017

Management Team