Check your export readiness
Selling outside Northern Ireland
Success in international markets can be game-changing for businesses. Businesses who sell outside Northern Ireland are more innovative, productive, and resilient.
In 2021, Northern Ireland businesses generated an estimated £24.9 billion worth of sales outside of Northern Ireland. – NI Economics Trade Statistics, NISRA (2022)
Whether your business is getting ready to sell outside Northern Ireland for the first time or you're looking to expand your external sales, let us help you on your journey
Go further, and grow your business stronger.
A 10 X Economy
Northern Ireland’s 10X Vision sets out the ambition to harness trade opportunities outside Northern Ireland to create a more prosperous and competitive economy for all.
Your business can be part of that exciting transformation. By exploring the export opportunities and accessing the support available, your business can go further and grow stronger.
Export Health Check
Our Export Health Check assesses your business's readiness for exporting, ranging from first-time exporters to those seeking new markets. It consists of 15 questions and takes under five minutes to complete. A tailored report is sent to you, detailing your journey, next steps, practical tips, templates, and support available.
What support is available?
There is lots of support available to help you secure sales outside Northern Ireland.
Our Business Information Centre offers free market research, support, and worldwide company directories for business use.
nibusinessinfo.co.uk provides information on exporting, finance, marketing, and export events.
InterTradeIreland helps businesses across the island by offering practical cross-border funding, intelligence, and contacts.