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Dublin: 11 °C Monday 22 December, 2014


# exports - Monday 8 December, 2014

Sure the economy is getting boomier, but it could be a long time until most people feel it

So much for being the “poster child” of Europe.

# exports - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Work starts on biggest independent Irish distillery – whiskey and jobs will flow

Walsh Whiskey Distillery in Carlow will be producing by 2016, 55 jobs to come.

# exports - Friday 5 September, 2014

Euro goes down, exporters cheer (some of them)

It’s not such good news if your business does most of its trade in Europe.

# exports - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Exporters rail against All-Ireland train strikes

Industrial action could have lasting consequences for rail travel, the IEA said.

# exports - Sunday 10 August, 2014

“I don’t think we’re back to cheese mountains”: Coveney plays down Russian sanctions

The Agriculture Minister has said the effect on the Irish market this year might only be €8.2 million.

# exports - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

AIB announces €200m fund to support Irish SME exports

The bank’s latest Exports Outlook Report for SMEs shows positive mood among Irish companies for expanding their export market in 2014.

# exports - Monday 23 June, 2014

EU beats US to become world’s top agri and food exporter

Emerging markets, like China, are pushing up demand for European food products, according to the European Commission.

# exports - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

From Sean Sherlock is jetting off to Switzerland to see how he can help Irish companies Trade Mission

Sean Sherlock is jetting off to Switzerland to see how he can help Irish companies

More than 200 Irish-based companies are already doing business in the country.

# exports - Friday 23 May, 2014

Irish firms are growing, but overseas is the best place for new business

One-in-three Irish companies are finding their feet abroad, but still face hurdles.

# exports - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Why is the Mexican flag flying over the Mansion House?* Viva Mexico! This post contains images

Why is the Mexican flag flying over the Mansion House?*

*No, we haven’t been invaded.

# exports - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

# exports - Monday 14 April, 2014

Here’s how much we’re making from overseas trade

Trade gains bump driven by food, essential oils and organic chemical sectors.

From Gilmore: Not viable to export wind energy to Britain… right now Exports

Gilmore: Not viable to export wind energy to Britain… right now

He was hesitant to state whether Ireland would support sending an EU security force to Ukraine.

# exports - Friday 11 April, 2014

Irish trade to Canada set for €1.2 billion boost

EU deal could be worth €26 billion overall.

# exports - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Value of Irish exports fell by almost half a billion between December and January

However, they saw a year-on-year increase of 4 per cent in January.

# exports - Monday 20 January, 2014

From IMPACT: Food exports could be hit by industrial action at Department of Agriculture Farm Inspections

IMPACT: Food exports could be hit by industrial action at Department of Agriculture

Over 600 technical staff at the Department of Agriculture intend to cause ‘administrative inconvenience to management’ from today.

# exports - Monday 13 January, 2014

Over 18,000 jobs created by Enterprise Ireland supported firms in 2013

Full-time employment levels in these companies are the highest since 2007 and total employment is the highest recorded in the last decade.

# exports - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

This is where Irish food and drink was sold last year and how well it did

We don’t know about you, but it’s making us a bit hungry.

From Value of Irish food and drink exports nearly €10 billion in 2013 Bord Bia

Value of Irish food and drink exports nearly €10 billion in 2013

Exports for dairy products and ingredients brought in the most money, followed by beef exports.

# exports - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Damien Kiberd: Drop the goody-two-shoes approach to economic policy

Job figure increases are welcome – but Government needs to be bolshy to grab the three things it needs for proper growth.

# exports - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

From Irish dance show “to tour China for the next 10 years” Heartbeat Of Home

Irish dance show “to tour China for the next 10 years”

Chinese people absolutely love Irish dancing, it seems.

# exports - Monday 2 December, 2013

Column: Betting your business on the domestic Irish market is foolish, lazy and unnecessary

Being ‘the best in Ireland’ is too limited a goal for Irish businesses today; businesses should emulate Germany’s ‘Mittelstand’ approach to drive export growth, writes Patrick Burke.

# exports - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Exports to lead “solid and sustainable” growth – forecast

A growth in trading with China, Mexico and Argentina will be among the keys to the country’s economic recovery, says a new forecast.

# exports - Monday 16 September, 2013

Enterprise Ireland to open offices in Texas and Istanbul

Minister Richard Bruton said that the government is determined to build a “powerful engine of Irish exporting businesses”.

# exports - Friday 13 September, 2013

Ireland sees drop in exports during July CSO

Ireland sees drop in exports during July

However, figures show the trade surplus has increased to €3.2 billion in the year with the agri-sector performing strongly.

# exports - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Slide in pharmaceutical sales drives a nine per cent drop in exports

There was a decline of €703 million in the year up to June – driven largely by the drop in pharma sales, as patents for major drugs expire.

# exports - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Exports to fall by €2.8 billion this year

The expiration of pharmaceutical patents have impacted sales in that sector, hurting Ireland’s national exports.

# exports - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

Irish Exporters Association: 2014 must be the last year of austerity

The association said that if the government succeeds in creating more jobs, more harsh cuts should not be needed.

# exports - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Gulf countries lift ban on Irish meat

The ban introduced by six Middle-Easter countries following BSE crisis was scrapped after successful inspection.

# exports - Friday 14 June, 2013

Exports rise by 1% but trade surplus falls by 3%

Overall, the EU accounted for 58 per cent of total exports, while the US was the main non-EU destination accounting for 20 per cent.

# exports - Friday 19 April, 2013

€16.2 billion in exports from Enterprise Ireland clients last year

The most successful sectors were engineering, software, internationally traded services and medical devices.

# exports - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Trade surplus of €3.1bn in February 2013 – CSO CSO

Trade surplus of €3.1bn in February 2013 – CSO

Exports increased by 2.2 per cent while imports were down by -2 per cent in February 2013.

# exports - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Eamon Gilmore joins 24 companies in Turkey for trade mission

The Enterprise Ireland trip will last four days.

# exports - Monday 4 March, 2013

Davy revises projections for growth in Irish economy… upward

Here’s something you don’t see every day… someone suggesting the economy will grow by more than first predicted.

# exports - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

China to become top export destination for Ireland

It is expected the UK, USA and Germany will remain the top three destinations but countries

# exports - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Irish exports at highest levels since 2002 CSO

Irish exports at highest levels since 2002

Figures from the CSO show there was a trade surplus of €42.98 billion last year.

# exports - Friday 1 February, 2013

IMF paper: Ireland has survived crisis before, and can do it again

A working paper by an IMF economist says Ireland can get out of its slump as long as it makes itself competitive.

# exports - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Ireland to export wind energy to Britain

An agreement being signed today could see some of the largest wind turbines in the world erected in the Bog of Allen in the midlands.

# exports - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Value of exports rises in November – CSO

A seven per cent increase from October to November 2012 was noted.

# exports - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Record €9 billion food and beverage exports in 2012 – Bord Bia report

Bord Bia says the value of Irish food and drink exports increased by almost 2 per cent to exceed €9 billion for the first time.

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