Guide

Exporting to the Republic of Ireland

Introduction

The Republic of Ireland (RoI) offers unique trading opportunities to businesses here. Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK that has a land border with a country in the Eurozone. 

A large proportion of Northern Ireland trade with RoI is carried out by small to medium-sized enterprises with many businesses successfully trading on both sides of the border.

This guide describes the opportunities for cross-border trade and will help you decide whether you are ready to begin trading with RoI. It will also help you assess the costs, and highlight the issues you may need to consider.