Guide

International trade regulations in the Household goods, furniture and furnishings sector

Researching your export destination in the household goods, furniture and furnishings sector

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

As a starting point, you may wish to seek advice from Invest Northern Ireland. Find out about the Invest NI support for selling outside Northern Ireland.

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

  • trade associations

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.

Read more about researching and entering overseas markets.