County Armagh business support



County Armagh is located in the heart of Northern Ireland. It has a modern infrastructure and easy access to Belfast and Dublin, which makes it an attractive area for new or growing businesses.

The main cities in the county are Armagh City and Newry City; other major towns include Craigavon, Lurgan and Portadown.

Agriculture is the main business sector in Armagh. Tourism, meat processing and dairy food production are also strong in the region, as is the thriving apple industry. However, manufacturing and transport also play major roles. 

This guide is for Northern Ireland businesses who are thinking about starting up or expanding in County Armagh. It includes a business profile of County Armagh, County Armagh business networks and Business advice and support in County Armagh.

Free business start-up support

Access free start-up business support from your local council. They will organise one-to-one mentoring sessions with your local business adviser and provide tailored guidance to develop your business plan.

Complete a short enquiry form or call 0800 027 0639 to register for this free advice and guidance.

  • Start a business Helpline
    0800 027 0639