Finance minister says Jamaica owes China $616,17 millionStaff Writer | March 2, 2019
Jamaica owes china some 79 billion Jamaican dollars ($616,176,584).
Asia Finance Minister Nigel Clarke
Sixteen of Jamaica’s leading Chinese enterprises have joined forces to form the association.
Noting that Jamaica owes some $2 trillion ($7,799,703,600), the Finance Minister said the amount owed to china is only 4% of the total debt.
Dr. Clarke also noted that china is an important bi-lateral financing partner. ■