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The following is an excerpt from The Jamaica Gleaner - Monday, September 15, 2014.
The plans for a global logistics hub, is a cause worthy of as many planning conversations as possible. About 20 years ago, I came face to face with the impact of the mobility of capital when a United States multinational in Jamaica abandoned its manufacturing operation after extensive investments in a production facility at Naggo head. Someone I was close to, who was the head of the accounting function, moved on from that company and migrated to another regional location. I have since come to understand how technology and human capability can influence capital mobility even more.