Guide

Exporting to the United Arab Emirates

Support available for exporting to the United Arab Emirates

Developing exports to the United Arab Emirates could be a key part of growing your business. But breaking into the market can be challenging. The right support and advice can significantly improve your prospects.

Invest NI offers a comprehensive range of advice, plus additional support services for businesses.

As well as Invest NI, there are other sources of support.

  • The Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce (NICC) provides trade support services and networking opportunities.
  • The Department for International Trade’s Overseas Market Introduction Service (OMIS) is a business tool that lets you use the services of their trade teams, located in embassies, high commissions and consulates across the world, to benefit your business.
  • A good freight forwarder can organise delivery and customs clearance, minimising the logistical problems you have to deal with. 

Your bank can advise you on the most appropriate form of financing, and how to protect yourself against foreign exchange risks and non-payment.