Business Watch: Sacha Cosmetics founder sees dangers in exporting local products to int'l markets

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 21:15

One local business owner says there are dangers in exporting local products to international markets.

Kama Maharaj, the founder of Sacha Cosmetics says a knock-off version of its Buttercup Setting Powder is being sold for half the price on Ebay.

Maharaj was one of several businessmen appearing on a Republic Bank panel to discuss trade facilitation, where Trade Minister Paula Gopee-Scoon took the opportunity to urge stakeholders to invest locally.