Ireland Trade and Trends

World Trade Centre Dublin

Most Recent

Which Trade Finance Solution is made for you?

January 03, 2017 8:06 AM

This blog describes and explains the three most common trade finance solutions that banks can offer businesses in order to manage risks when trading overseas: The Letter of Credit, the Documentary Collection and the Stand By Letter of Credit. The aim is to shed some lights on these financial tools to help SMEs choose the one that is the most suitable for their transactions. ... Read More >> >

Comments (0) Comments >
Other Posts

Brexit – Opportunity or Headache for Ireland?

The expected post-Brexit deluge of UK firms poses an opportunity for Dublin, but welcoming them will not be without challenges.... Read More >>

Trump, Trade, and Ireland

While Irish traders are right to be concerned about the Trump Administration's trade policies, there exist moderating forces in the U.S. government. House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, and President-elect Donald Trump are far from united in their... Read More >>

A Brief Guide to Financing Your SME

At present a wide variety of finance options are available for young companies hoping to grow or entrepreneurs taking their first steps into the start-up world. The aim of this blog is to guide businesses like this in making the right... Read More >>

Free Trade and Democracy: A Crisis of Faith

The recent tribulations of CETA are a reminder of the rising tensions between the West's policy-makers' free trade agendas and the electorates they represent. ... Read More >>

The Future of Sugar & Processed Foods

Due to the spread of natural & organic foods as part of the newest health push, processed food and sugar industries are facing an uncertain future. This blog delves into the futures for EU exporters in these industries. ... Read More >>

International Marketing Strategies: L’Oréal versus IKEA

In most companies there comes a point when internationalisation is inevitable to grow and increase profit. In order to succeed in the global market, it is important to take under consideration cultural differences, consumers’ purchase habits, specific needs or trends and... Read More >>

How social media dictates how business is done

It’s 7 am Monday morning; you’re in a sleepy daze, one hand holds your morning coffee while the other scrolls down your Facebook newsfeed; on your commute you watch that... Read More >>

The Best Business Events in Ireland this Q4 – Are you Attending?

WTC Dublin would like to demonstrate some of the best business events to attend in Ireland in the coming months. These events cater for all, from businesses taking... Read More >>

Technology trends for 2016

Technology is now omnipresent in our lives, with the invention of smartphones and Internet; there is a constant connection between individuals and their connected devices. These technologies have... Read More >>

The Future of Shipping

At present, 9 billion tonnes of merchandise are transported each year by ship. In 2014, the balance of trade of goods was very positive: + 46,568 Million USD. Global exports of goods equalled 117,568 Million USD. At... Read More >>
View All Posts