The Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar
Ministry Of Trade and Industrial Development Zanzibar

who we are

Statement from Minister

We welcome you to the joint website for the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Marketing. The Ministry website has helped to enhance ICT tools usage within the sector. I urge all the stakeholders and the affiliated institutions to use the website as it contains information about the Ministry and its affiliated institutions and has simplified information flow across the sector.

We hope this website will be of benefit to many users as it will contain useful information including Ministry structure and mandate, policies, speeches, reports, publications, photos and videos.

Please contact us for any details.

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vision

Ministry vision is to transform Zanzibar into competitive trade centre with the view to contribute sustainable economic growth by 2020’.

mission

i. Formulating and monitoring the implementation of appropriate trade, marketing and industrial development policies and enforcing supporting legislation.
ii. Establishing institutional frameworks which promote incentive packages for industrial investment and domestic participation in terms of the country’s trade, marketing and industrial activities.
iii. Fostering the global competitiveness of Zanzibar’s economy based on comparative advantage.

Ministry’s Mandate and Functions

The Ministry’s mandate and core functions are derived from the Presidential Circular. The mandate includes formulation of policies and strategies of promoting trade, accelerating industrial sector growth and devising effective marketing strategies to increase exports.

TOP LEADERS OF THE MINISTRY

MHE. OMAR SAID SHAABANI

Minister for Trade and Industrial Development

Dkt. Islam Seif Salum

Principal Secretary
The Directors of the Ministry

Nana R. Mwanjisi

Director

Department of Planning, Policy and Research

Kassim S. Ally

Director

Department of Administration and Personnel

Abdulla R. Abdulla

Director

Department of Industrial Development

Khamis A. Shauri

Director

Department of Trade and Marketing

Ali Suleiman Abeid.

OFFICER IN CHARGE

Office Pemba

Oganization Stucture