Assisting our members to grow their exports to world markets


We drive and support the growth and development of all exporting businesses based in Ireland. Our range of membership services are aimed at supporting companies involved in international trade to and from Ireland.

Member Assistance

We provide assistance to support our members trading needs and to help them overcome barriers to trading globally. Some of the key supports we offer include:

  • Problem solving
  • Signposting to export supports
  • Resolving urgent export issues
  • Providing up to date industry specific information
  • Highlighting industry issues in the media
  • Government representation
  • Dedicated Relationship Managers

Trade Services

We offer a range of unique and bespoke solutions to critical and general export issues, helping to make our member’s export processes easier. Some of the key supports we offer include:

  • Customs related training
  • Certification in the safe handling of medicines through the supply chain
  • International trade compliance
  • Special visa and legalisation services & rates
  • Access to the Irish Ambassadors & Consulates overseas
  • Relationships with foreign Embassies in Ireland
  • Customs queries answered

Member Connectivity

We assist our members to identify and access new markets, develop their business overseas, make in-market connections and deal with market challenges. Some of the key supports we offer include:

  • Market access
  • Access to like-minded companies
  • Connect with globally successful companies
  • Discounted rates for training & events
  • Help companies to increase know how
  • National Council representatives
  • Regional Council & local supports

What our members say

Upcoming Training

GDP Champion Refresher
April 22, 2020, Full Day: 9.30 am - 5 pm

GDP Champion Refresher

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INCOTERMS® 2020 – Dublin
April 30, 2020, Half Day: 9.30 am - 1 pm

INCOTERMS® 2020 – Dublin

About the course The IEA Incoterms® 2020 course will teach companies the…

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Customs Awareness Level 2
May 12, 2020, Half Day: 9.30 am - 1 pm Lunch Provided

Customs Awareness Level 2

Learn how to manage your dealings with EU customs more efficiently at…

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Certificate In International Trade – May 2020
May 19, 2020, Full Day: 9.30 am - 5.00 pm

Certificate In International Trade – May 2020

The Certificate in International Trade awarded by the Irish Exporters Association is…

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Customs Awareness Level 1- Dublin
June 11, 2020, Half Day: 9.30 am - 1 pm Lunch Provided

Customs Awareness Level 1- Dublin

Learn how to manage your dealings with EU customs more efficiently at…

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AEO Workshop- Dublin
July 2, 2020, Full Day: 9.30 am - 5 pm Lunch Provided

AEO Workshop- Dublin

This course is targeted at individuals and teams employed by logistics/forwarding companies…

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