. A report with findings and the way forward should be drafted and provided to MFED authorities .
Reviewtravelservicesexports using up-to-date VES estimates. It is advised to elaborate an exercise with data collected from the current VES. Once results are verified, they can be disseminated and included in the balance of payments of the country
The section below deepens the discussion on findings and priority recommendations.
Access to Asycuda World Database by Anguilla’s Statistics
A technical assistance (TA) mission on external sector statistics (ESS) was conducted in The Valley, Anguilla, during March 27–31, 2017. This was the first mission to Anguilla carried out as part of the Caribbean Regional Technical Assistance Centre (CARTAC) work program on external sector statistics (ESS) and in response to requests from the Anguilla Statistics Department (ASD) of Anguilla’s Ministry of Finance, Economic Development, Commerce, Tourism, Land & Physical Planning (MFED).1
The purpose of the mission was to assist the ASD in strengthening the compilation and dissemination of ESS. This is intended to facilitate a robust assessment of external sector developments and policy impact. Reliable ESS are essential for informed economic policy-making by the authorities.