Exports

56% decline in shipments of Irish sheepmeat to the UK in January 2021

56% decline in shipments of Irish sheepmeat to the UK in January 2021

Imports of Irish sheepmeat to the UK fell by 56% in January of this year, with overall imports of fresh...

March 25, 2021

‘Truck drivers could be sitting in their cabs for Christmas’ – Murphy

‘Truck drivers could be sitting in their cabs for Christmas’ – Murphy

Independent TD for Wexford, Verona Murphy, has called for swift action from the government after traffic between the UK and...

December 21, 2020

Port business boost means investment ‘urgently needed in Rosslare’ – Murphy

Port business boost means investment ‘urgently needed in Rosslare’ – Murphy

The announcement by Stena Line of an additional vessel on the Rosslare Europort to Cherbourg route – and a doubling...

December 11, 2020

Stena Line adds new vessel to Rosslare-Cherbourg route

Stena Line adds new vessel to Rosslare-Cherbourg route

Stena Line will add an additional freight-only vessel to its Rosslare to Cherbourg route from January 4, 2021, the firm...

December 11, 2020

New ferry service announced between Ireland and France

New ferry service announced between Ireland and France

A new ferry service between Ireland and France has been announced which will offer “lorries and their drivers direct and...

November 27, 2020

Brexit: How many firms are registered to department’s export IT system?

Brexit: How many firms are registered to department’s export IT system?

From January 1, 2021, any producer wishing to export agri-food produce to Britain will need to have access to an...

November 13, 2020

Biden success in US ‘generally positive’ for Irish agri-business – ICMSA

Biden success in US ‘generally positive’ for Irish agri-business – ICMSA

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has described the election of Joe Biden as the next US President as “generally...

November 9, 2020

Agri-food businesses urged to register with department immediately

Agri-food businesses urged to register with department immediately

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue has today, Friday October 16, urged agri-food businesses to immediately...

October 16, 2020

3 new agricultural attaches appointed for oversees embassy work

3 new agricultural attaches appointed for oversees embassy work

Three new agricultural attaches have been appointed to work in the Irish embassy network overseas in the area of trade...

August 19, 2020

Grain price: Wheat bounces back a little

Grain price: Wheat bounces back a little

Grain markets began to move in a more positive direction this week. While the coronavirus is still affecting the market,...

February 8, 2020

Creed pays tribute to Chinese ambassador ahead of trade mission

Creed pays tribute to Chinese ambassador ahead of trade mission

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed met with the Chinese Ambassador to Ireland, Yue Xiaoyong, today,...

April 3, 2019

Creed to lead trade mission to Turkey this month

Creed to lead trade mission to Turkey this month

Michael Creed, the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, will undertake a trade mission to Turkey this month, March,...

March 4, 2019

EU live cattle exports expected to ‘weaken significantly’ in second half of 2018

EU live cattle exports expected to ‘weaken significantly’ in second half of 2018

The number of live cattle exported out of the EU during the first half of 2018 was 11% higher than...

October 15, 2018

Calves drive bumper first half for exports

Calves drive bumper first half for exports

The number of Irish cattle exported this year – up to the week ending September 22 – has already passed...

October 8, 2018

Friesian, Hereford and Angus bulls wanted for export

Friesian, Hereford and Angus bulls wanted for export

A Cork-based exporter is looking for mainly Friesian, Hereford and Angus weanling bulls to export to Poland, AgriLand can reveal. Noel Gowen,...

October 5, 2018

Strong New Zealand lamb and mutton prices expected in 2018-2019

Strong New Zealand lamb and mutton prices expected in 2018-2019

Beef and Lamb New Zealand has forecast slight increases in farm-gate prices for lamb and mutton in 2018-2019. This comes...

October 4, 2018

Kuwaiti market opens for Irish meat and meat products

Kuwaiti market opens for Irish meat and meat products

The Kuwaiti market has opened for Irish meat and meat products, the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael...

October 4, 2018

‘Soaring spirits’ see all-island exports reach €1.32 billion

‘Soaring spirits’ see all-island exports reach €1.32 billion

The Irish spirits industry had a bumper year in 2017, recording a 13.8% increase in exports last year, according to...

September 6, 2018