Welcome to the Ministry of Industry and Trade | Malawi

The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism is one of the key Ministries that Government is using to promote economic growth of the country by spearheading three core triggers of growth, which include promotion of private sector development, industrial development and trade. The Ministry has got three technical departments namely: the Department of Industry, Department of Trade and Department of Private Sector Development.

These departments are further divided into sub-divisions focusing on specific areas of their core business. Some of these include Internal Trade and Foreign Trade for the department of Trade, Investment Promotion, SMEs and Cooperatives for the Private Sector Development and Rural Industrialisation and Industrial Development for the department of Industry.

These technical departments are supported by two equally important departments of Planning and Policy Unit and also Administration and Finance departments.