Exporting to the USA

Support available for exporting to the USA

Developing exports to the USA 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.