Quick Facts

The Virgin Islands

Located in the center of the Caribbean, St. Croix offers access to 43.69 million consumers throughout the Caribbean.

Population (2015)
Total Square Miles
Median Age (2015)

Our deep water port at the South Shore Trade Zone is less than a mile away from a full 10,000 feet runway airport and it gives the capabilities to our manufacturers that are coming here to not only ship from sea but by air as well.  Out of $52 billion worth of exports from the United States to the Caribbean, $25 billion comes through Virgin Islands ports

The Honorable Albert Bryan Jr.

Governor, US Virgin Islaands

access to key markets

370.6 Million

North America

433.6 Million

South America

43.6 Million

Caribbean Basin

World class connectivity

  • Up to 10Gbps of Bandwidth

  • Direct Tier-1 Links to Miami and New York

  • 99.999% Reliability

  • Hardened FAP and Super FAP colocation and cloud services

  • Providers: AT&T, Level 3, Five ISPs, Four wireless providers

Human Capital

Workforce: 52,000 skilled workers
University of the Virgin Islands: ranked #7 top public school among Southern Regional Colleges

Robust Business Support

  • Site Selection

    Industrial Parks & Site Visit Coordination

  • Business Support Services

    Accelerator Program, Commission for the Preservation of Small Businesses, Eligible Virgin Islands Supplier Program, Export Promotion Program, Incubator Program, Made in the USVI Pop Up Shop, USVI Business Hub, & Weekly Webinars

  • Financing

    Small Business Loans & Loan Guarantee Program

  • Tax & Financial Incentives

    Commercial Zone Program, Economic Development Commission (EDC) Tax Incentive Program, EDC Small Business Program, Enterprise Zone Plan Program, Enterprise Zone Tax Credit Program, Hotel Development Program (HDA), Opportunity Zones, South Shore Trade Zone Program, Sustainable Tourism through Arts-Based Revenue Streams (STARS), & Tax Increment Financing (TIF)

  • Community Development

    Abandoned Properties Program, Community Anchor Projects, EntrepreNow Program, & Rejuvenation Program

GLobal Financial Network

The U.S. Virgin Islands has established network ties with major international banks for all transactions, and commercial banks and financial services firms operate in the Territory.