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International Trade Club: Exploring the Irish market

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Consulate General of Ireland

16 Randolph Crescent

Edinburgh

EH3 7TT

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Did you know that Ireland is the UK’s fifth largest export market and imports more from the UK than any other country?

The UK accounts for 24% of imports into Ireland. In 2016, exports of goods and services from the UK to Ireland totalled £18.4 billion. Ireland is an ideal market for companies starting to trade internationally.

The country offers many opportunities in the following sectors:

· Beverage

· Pharmaceuticals

· Medical technologies

· Financial services

· Aircraft leasing

· IT

· Medical technologies

· Engineering


Ireland offers many advantages for Scottish businesses as it is geographically close and share the same language, time zone as well as a similar culture. Ireland also benefits from a strong and flexible economic environment highly favourable for SMEs.


Join us and Causeway for a Breakfast event at the Irish Consulate in Edinburgh. Come along to hear from a panel of distinguished speakers who will highlight the business opportunities and support available for businesses wanting to enter the Irish market. Our speakers include: Dr Mark Hannify, Consul General of Ireland, Mr Colm Moloney, Chairperson & Director at Causeway,Ms Gráinne Menamin, Events & Exchange Manager at Causeway, Ms Mary Rose Burke, CEO of the Dublin Chamber of Commerce and Ms Helen Morley, Business Development Manager UK & Ireland at Cheeky Chompers, who will share their experience of entering the Irish market.


For further information and/or book a place for this event please e-mail Sophie-Lou (sophie-lou.arceselenir@edinburghchamber.co.uk) or phone 0131 221 2970

Please note spaces at this event are limited and available on a first come, first served basis.

This event will be followed by a trade mission to Dublin in March, to register your interest for the trade mission, please e-mail with Sophie-Lou.

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