Ireland’s agri-food sector is considered as the most important indigenous industry and has seen considerable growth and expansion recently. The implications of Brexit for the sector could be detrimental. Additional tariffs on exports to and from the UK could seriously damage trade. Fortunately, we have a service that makes your agri-food business Brexit Ready. We have a suite of services that are tailored to these clients because of how they differ in terms of their needs and in terms of the nature of their business operations. Our company takes a unique director-led approach to manage the business relationship between the firm and the client. We offer a free confidential consultation to any agriculture, forestry or fishing business client, whether it is in our own office locations or the clients’.
In 2016, the agri-food sector accounted for 10.3% of total exports and 11.3% of total imports.
Prepared consumer foods (PCF) exports increased by 2.5% between 2015 and 2016 totalling €2.54 billion.
Employment in the agri-food sector accounted for 173,400 jobs, 8.6% of total employment, on average in 2016.