A 20 foot container of food supplies was shipped to Dominica from this country yesterday.
This was confirmed by Deputy Director of the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) – Michelle Forbes, via telephone this morning.
Forbes told WEFM News that the container was shipped to Dominica through Tropical Shipping. She said that a release will be sent out soon, detailing the cost of the exercise.
Forbes also noted that the remaining food supplies are expected to be shipped to Dominica either tomorrow or Saturday, along with 100 meters of bailey bridges.