Would you like to do business in the US? Ireland West International Trade Centre

The ‘Ireland West International Trade Centre’ is a collaborative partnership developing a soft landing platform in the US for companies, businesses and entrepreneurs based in the West and North West of Ireland. Our strategy is to assist indigenous companies explore export opportunities in the US.
 
Our objective with our partners in Rhode Island is to provide a cost-effective client based service to identified companies in the region. Supporting our companies with direct support, networking and connectivity with US based Diaspora.
 
With a population of over 300 million - which is expected to rise to 336 million by 2020 - America is the largest developed market place in the world. The US has the largest and most technologically powerful economy, with a per capita GDP of $46,900.
 
A local platform
 
Providing a programme, structure and office space for you and your company to test new markets. The project is being managed by the Local Authorities in the West of Ireland, Western Development Commission and Ireland West Airport Knock.
 
Are you?
Small business in the west of Ireland?
Is your product or service exportable?
Are you ready to test it?
Can you fund it?
Considering growing your company?
Full of potential?
Do you have capacity?
 
The facility
Showroom space
Flexible working environment
with hot desking and printing services
Networking with business in the New
England & New York regions
 
The opportunity
The benefits of having an office in the US are many;
Ready access to networking events.
Participation on structured programme supporting your business
Access to premium office spaces.
A location in the central business district which will help with your
introduction to new potential business partners.
US based teams on hand to offer recommendations and advice
 
Programmes
 
Structured
Small companies considering exporting for 1st time
10-15 Clients selected per programme
Training Programme Delivered regionally
Completion of US Export Programme
Market entry strategy completed
Financial and professional support provided
US Programme Site Visit – April / May 2016
 
Flexible
Companies who have tested exporting capability
10-15 Clients selected per programme
Training programme offered
Utilise our network and local team support
Full use of facility
Office
Exhibition Space
Conference facilities
Use of business address
 
Open
Platform for all Irish exporters to colocate
Drop in office use
Support current exporters with office on east coast of US.
Utilise our network and local team support
Supporting collaborative work efforts through the shared working
environment
Networking and introductions
 
Download our brochure and application form
 
For further information please log on to: www.irelandwesttradecentre.com or call Mayo County Council on 094 904 7029