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 We Do

What our members say

Upcoming Training

Customs 2
January 29, 2021, 09h30 - 13h00

Customs 2

Customs Compliance, Advanced Customs Clearance and Import/Export Procedures   Learn how to…

GDP Champion
February 3, 2021, 9.30 - Full Day- 3 days

GDP Champion

The GDP Champion oversees all GDP systems within each individual premises and…

Completing Customs Declarations 1 (Imports)
February 9, 2021, 9.30 - Full Day

Completing Customs Declarations 1 (Imports)

Completing Customs Declarations 1: Imports, AIS and Transit Declarations The IEA Completing…

Customs 1 ( Half- Day)
February 12, 2021, 09h30 - 13h00

Customs 1 ( Half- Day)

Customs 1 – Classification, Origin, Valuation and Customs Procedures Overview of international…

Customs 2 (Half-Day)
February 22, 2021, 09h30 - 13h00

Customs 2 (Half-Day)

Customs 2: Learn how to manage your dealings with EU customs more…

Completing Customs Declarations 2 (Exports)
February 26, 2021, 9.30 - Full Day

Completing Customs Declarations 2 (Exports)

Completing Customs Declarations 2 (Exports) What you will learn: The key regulations…