Shipping, Maritime & Ports
As an island nation, Ireland is heavily dependent on ports & maritime logistics for facilitating trade and access to important commercial marketplaces. Most of Ireland’s merchandise imports and exports of goods are still transported by sea.
The Irish Maritime Development Office (IMDO) is Ireland’s national dedicated development, promotional and marketing agency for the shipping services sector.
The Irish Maritime Development Office is the leading provider of information and research on the Irish Maritime Sector.
There are a number of incentives for companies interested in establishing a presence within the Irish maritime services sector.
There are opportunities to learn about the impact that the maritime industry has on day to day life in Ireland and also to pursue a career in the maritime industry through training and employment.