Economic Development
Private Economic Development Partnership Other Private Sector Contacts
  Economic Development Agencies
The Curaçao Chamber of Commerce
The Curaçao Chamber of Commerce and Industry is the voice of private enterprise in Curaçao. The Chamber represents the general interests of the business co mm unity, keeps a complete roster of Curaçao businesses, and provides services to local and international companies and individuals with an interest in doing business in, from or through Curaçao.

The Curaçao Tourist Board
The Curaçao Tourist Board promotes the Curaçao tourism brand around the world and provides support services to tourists and investors in the tourism sector.

The Curaçao Ports Authority & Curaçao Port Services, Inc.

The harbor authority in Curaçao is the Curaçao Ports Authority (CPA) N.V.
Since 1982, the CPA, a limited liability company whose main shareholder is the island government of Curaçao, has managed Curaçao's ports. CPA is a landlord port authority, owning infrastructure and most of the superstructure of the ports. The facilities are leased out to private operators.

CPS: The Curaçao Port Services Inc. (CPS) N.V. manages the Willemstad Container Terminal and other cargo facilities in Port of Willemstad based on a concession agreement with CPA, since 1983. The Port of Willemstad's strategic geographical location with respect to the United States, South America and Europe is one of the major factors that has contributed in making Curaçao such an important regional transshipment hub for container shipping.

Curinde N.V. is an abbreviation of Curaçao Industrial & International Trade Development Co. N.V. Curinde is the managing company of the Harbor Free Zone, the Airport Economic Zone and the Industrial Parks. Curinde provides professional support to parties interested in establishing a presence in one of these parks.

Curaçao Hospitality and Tourism Association, "CHATA"is a private sector organization that advances the hospitality and tourism sector by enhancing its business environment for the benefit of its members and the economic growth of Curaçao. CHATA's purpose is to:

Provide a tourism forum for its members
Promote cooperation among its members
Assist in promoting business for its members
Foster goodwill towards the tourism industry

United States Consulate General Curaçao
P.O. Box 158, J.B. Gorsiraweg 1,
tel 011-599(9)-461-3066,
fax 011-599(9)-461-6489
e-mail: info@amcongenCuraç

Hours of Operation:

Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Consular Walk-In Hours Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00 to 11:00 am ONLY
All offices are CLOSED on Saturday, Sunday,
and for all United States of America and Curaçao holidays.