This week at IEA

The Dublin Food Chain is holding it’s Food Mentor Academy at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. This will be Ireland’s largest food mentoring event ever held, and promises to be an evening of high energy, food innovation ideas and practical advice for those attending. The format for the evening will start with 3 veterans from the food sector who will share their top tips and advice on the main stage. For more information click here

The next Ireland China Business Association council meeting will take place.

The Irish Exporters Association will be attending END2END Supply Chain Conference 2015  for more info click here

Friday 9th October – Sunday 11th October: The Irish Chamber of Commerce in Central Europe (i-Cham CE) is organising an in-market event ‘Opening the Door to Central Europe’ which will take place in Kraków, Poland. The event is aimed at individuals and businesses who want to explore and develop opportunities across the dynamic Central Europe region. For more information and to register your interest, please click here:

Latin America Trade Forum to launch policy document at business seminar on business opportunities in Central America. To register please contact Ben Pincon at For more information please 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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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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