Trading after Brexit: Ireland's plan

Ministers launch strategy to look beyond Britain for export growth

8th March, 2017
Plan calls for 26 per cent rise in exports by 2020. Pic:

The key target of the plan is to increase indigenous exports by more than 25 per cent to €26 billion by 2020.

Ireland Connected was launched by a number of senior ministers, including Taoiseach Enda Kenny, this morning.

He said the immediate priority was to intensify Ireland’s engagement with non-UK markets, particularly the euro zone.

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Colin Murphy: Ireland was abusing its unwed mothers even before there was Church and state collusion

Wayne Neilon: Piecemeal approach will not save Ireland‘s céad míle fáilte

Off Message: Flighty influencers have gone too far this time

Pat Rabbitte: Post-pandemic era will bring a new politics