Explore international markets

Access expert insights from our global network to get an insider’s view of overseas markets.

Success in international markets can be game-changing for businesses. All the evidence shows that as well as growing their turnover, exporters tend to be more innovative, productive, competitive and resilient.

Total external sales by companies in Northern Ireland were estimated to be worth £29.0 billion in 2022 an increase of 14.4% (£3.7 billion) since 2021.

NISRA, Northern Ireland Economic Trade Statistics, published December 2023

So, looking to export your product or tradable service? Invest Northern Ireland can support you throughout your export journey with research, guidance and assistance from our local and international experts – located in Northern Ireland and 24 locations around the world.

Our in-market teams can provide tailor-made assistance to help you identify export opportunities and navigate the challenges of entering a new overseas market.

Invest NI’s in-market trade advisers can assist with:

  • Market scoping
  • Lead generation
  • Partner and/or distribution research
  • Client Introductions
  • B2B Meetings
  • Inward Visits to Northern Ireland
  • Export opportunities

Video Tutorials

Watch our Spotlight on video tutorial series for global insights into export markets and sectoral opportunities.

Our trade advisers can also assist with competitor benchmarking, visa and custom requirements and building brand presence overseas.

With dedicated teams active across four global territories, Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe and IMEA (India, Middle East and Africa) - we are here to help you on your export journey.

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Business support team
0800 181 4422
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