This week at IEA

CEO Simon McKeever will attend the Republic of India Day at the Ambassadors Residence

Cork – IEA Customs Awareness 1 Day Training Course, Cork- this course is now fully booked, for more information on upcoming customs courses in your area for February & March, please contact  (dates and venues to be announced shortly)

 National Manufacturing Conference & Exhibition January 27th 2015 Aviva Stadium. 20% discount for IEA Members . Mention IEA2015 when registering to qualify.

IEA President Hugh Kelly and council member Nicola Byrne will attend an Oireachtas Joint Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation.

i-Cham Central Europe is delighted to publicise an upcoming Romania Ireland Business Association Social Networking Event in Bucharest. For more information please click here

New Members Breakfast meeting with Simon McKeever at IEA Head Office, all recently joined new members are welcome to attend, please book online

The Dublin Food Chain Producer Showcase event will be taking place in DIT Aungier Street. For more info on the Dublin Food Chain click here  

IEA Weastflows Project Manager Howard Knott will be attending a discussion workshop in  City Hall, Limerick. Hosted by Limerick City Council, this discussion is part of a stakeholder consultation for the preparation of a sustainable freight strategy and marketing governance strategy for the Limerick and Shannon Gateway. The aim of this stakeholder session is to ascertain views on what should be included in the Sustainable Freight
Strategy, which LCCC have commissioned AECOM to develop for the Limerick – Shannon Gateway. For more info on Weastflows click here.

About Us

The Irish Exporters Association (IEA) is the independent representative body for all Irish exporters. It offers a range of practical help and support to Irish exporters under three main pillars:

  1. The voice of the Irish export industry
  2. The source of practical knowledge and
  3. The connecting force for Irish exporters

The IEA represents the whole spectrum of companies within the export industry including SME’s who are beginning to think about exporting for the first time right through to global multinational companies who are already extensively exporting from Ireland. Read more

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The IEA provides a wide range of services to keep you and your colleagues up to speed with the issues that really matters to your company including assistance with market entry and much more.

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What We Do

The Irish Exporters Association is the largest association of its kind in Ireland committed to the needs of Exporters and guiding them through their export journey. We welcome members to join at any stage along the exporting journey from pre exporters to exporters. We provide three main services to our members: Representing the needs of our members through the development of Policy, lobbying, and direct intervention with government on the issues that matter most. Educating on matters relating to export compliance, and providing practical knowledge on Ireland’s various export markets. Connecting you into new markets and toother exporting companies here in Ireland.

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Consular Services

IEA Consular Services can assist all EU and most other nationals who have an Irish residency stamp in obtaining Business and Tourist visas for most countries in the world. IEA also provide services in terms of Legalisation, Immigration, Translation, and Passport Renewal. Please click the link to review this information and what The IEA can do for you. Read more

Media and Publications

In a bid to fulfill one of the fundamental goals of providing an intellectual foundation of knowledge, the Irish Exporters Association provides a wide range of resources to both members and non-members. These come in the form of News, Videos, Publications, Submissions and Ezines.  Please click the link to review this information. Read more

Sponsorship Opportunities

The IEA is the connecting force for Irish exporters, providing practical knowledge and support across the Island of Ireland and in foreign markets. Whether you are a first time exporter or established in international markets, we have sponsorship opportunities to suit all members. For a list of our main sponsorship opportunities Read more

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