Trade Mission to China
16 - 20 May 2016

Eight organisations from Northern Ireland took part in our trade mission to China from 16-20 May 2016, showcasing their products and services to the Chinese market.

The trade mission visited the cities of Beijing and Shenyang, and provided experienced exporters and new entrants to China alike, the opportunity to engage with partners in this market of huge opportunity.

Read further information on the organisations who attended below.


Who attended


Environmental Products and Services develop and supply innovative solutions to recurring drainage related problems. Products relate to the separation, extraction and use of FOG's (Fats, Oils and Grease) and food wastes which are by-products of commercial kitchens and food processing factories. Eighteen international awards over the last seven years reflects the standard of the products.


Moy Park is the largest poultry meat producer in Northern Ireland and one of the 15 largest food companies in the UK. With 14 processing and manufacturing units in Northern Ireland, England, France, the Netherlands and the Republic of Ireland, the company has the capacity to process 240 million birds annually.

NiSoft is one of the world’s recognised leaders in the development of specialised Safety Documentation Management System software designed specifically to meet the needs of asset intensive and continuous processing facilities. Traditional markets have included Power Generation, Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Industries.

North West Regional College provides Further and Higher Education and skills training. The College’s three main campuses boast modern and industry-standard learning environments, at which 20,000+ students annually achieve their personal educational goals through full-time and part-time study. Seven academic schools offer a diverse curriculum.

Queen's is a member of the Russell Group of 24 leading UK research-intensive universities, alongside Oxford, Cambridge and Imperial College London. With more than 23,000 students Queen’s is a dynamic and diverse institution. Queen’s attracts students from all over the world with over 1,700 international students from 80+ countries.

Randox is a world leading manufacturer of diagnostic solutions focused on improving healthcare worldwide. The company has developed business in over 145 countries through the manufacture supply of products for Clinical, Bioscience, Research, Toxicology and Food Industries for over 30 years.


The RP Group is a family owned business supplying products and services to a range of customers worldwide. They are leading manufacturers of hose assemblies and a supplier of a wide range of engineering products to private and public sector customers, including multinational companies.

Ulster University has a national and international reputation for excellence, innovation and regional engagement and continues to make a major contribution to the economic, social and cultural development of Northern Ireland. Ulster University has an alumni network of over 160,000 alumni in 148 countries worldwide.