Guide

International trade regulations in the clothing, footwear and fashion sector

Researching your export destination in the clothing, fashion and footwear sector

You should thoroughly research your export destination country when planning to export.

There are a number of issues that you should consider. As a starting point you may wish to seek advice from UK Trade & Investment. Find out about the Invest NI support for selling outside Northern Ireland.

There are also various ways that you can research a potential export destination. These include:

Access the UK Trade Tariff.

You should also consider product safety and other technical standards in your export market. Your goods may need to be adapted to comply with these where they differ from those in the UK.