Trade mission to Saudi Arabia & Kuwait
01 - 06 November 2015

14 companies from Northern Ireland took part in our Trade Mission to Saudi Arabia from 01-06 November 2015 showcasing their products and services to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) market. The trade mission visited the cities of Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, and provided experienced exporters and new entrants to GCC alike, the opportunity to engage with partners in this market of huge opportunity. Read further information on the companies who attended below.


Who Went?

AJ Power produce diesel fuelled electric power generating sets ranging from 10kVA through to 3,300kVA for use in hospitals, banks, data centres, supermarkets and hotels, as well as for industrial, construction, exploration, telecommunications and residential applications.

Aremis provides specialist consulting services to the construction and engineering sectors, in the areas of procurement, quantity surveying, construction contracts services, contract administration and legal advice in the preparation and defence of contractual claims to both employers and contractors.

Campbell College is a school with a heritage dating back to 1894 and a reputation as one of the leading schools in the country. Studying in Northern Ireland offers the highest standards of education in a compact, tight-knit and family based society. Currently there are 302 pupils in the Junior School and 898 in Senior School, of which 257 are Sixth Form and 136 are boarders.

Clonallon Laboratories Ltd was set up in 2002; they developed their custom procedure packs and medical supplies to the healthcare industry. Since their incorporation in 2002, they have increased their range of medical products and this has allowed them to be competitive in supplying private and public bodies with a wide range of products. They are known for their clinical knowledge and work with their customers to find solutions.

Devenish Nutrition offers livestock producers around the world a solution of products and services that goes beyond nutrition. World-leading tailored and specialist advice is provided by a highly skilled and experienced team of experts in nutrition, animal husbandry, feed manufacture, and veterinary advice. A comprehensive range of unique, innovative and cost effective products also helps to maximise the regards of producing healthy and nutritious food.

Foyle International is a private UK training institute specialising in vocational, linguistic and teacher training courses. Services are delivered not only within the UK but worldwide either via online/blended learning or in country. Foyle is a Pearson/Edexcel approved centre for vocational training, an approved University of Cambridge teacher-training centre (CELTA) and a British Council accredited language school.

Kitchenmaster have been manufacturing for over 35 years at their purpose-built plant just outside Belfast, from where they dispatch speciality cleaning products all over the world. The products are used in the catering hygiene, general cleaning and maintenance industry for resale to hotels, restaurants, hospitals, nursing homes and industry.

McCloskey International was established in 1985 and is now the leading independent manufacturer of mobile screening and crushing equipment in the world. Their proven network of global dealers service industries such as aggregates, construction, demolition and recycling.

Nectar International have been manufacturing a large range of high quality handmade bath, beauty and fragrance products here in Northern Ireland since 1981. Their products are inspired by contemporary fragrance and fashion trends, allowing our customers to indulge in the sophisticated and glamorous ranges they create.

Powerscreen is a leading force in mobile crushing and screening equipment. With almost 50 years of engineering, design and manufacturing excellence and a Global Dealer Network of over 1200 local dealers, Powerscreen offers an extensive range of robust and reliable equipment, designed built and supported by passionate experts. Galvanising global resources and in-depth industry knowledge, Powerscreen brings to the market a comprehensive product portfolio for the quarrying, mining and recycling industries including cone, impact and jaw crushers, as well as heavy duty incline screens and horizontal screens.

Established in 1978, SDC Trailers has grown into one of the leading trailer manufacturers in Europe. They manufacture a wide range of trailers offering the best technology, quality and flexibility on the market. From 3D solid modelling of chassis frames to steel selection; chassis stress analysis; fabrication and assembly of the finished product. SDC have direct control over the trailer manufacturing process, ensuring every unit meets exacting standards. They supply to the top logistics operators, rental companies and supermarket brands.

SLA Mobile is a global mobile solutions company that is continually moving forward. Creating managed digital service solutions that help mobile operators engage with their customers and create new revenue streams. Their heritage and strength working in mobile professional services at the top end of the Telco market for over 10 years has made them the company they are today.

Tactility Factory provide unique hand-made wall panels for luxury interiors including prime residential, luxury hotels / hospitality, corporate offices, civic spaces and high-end retail. The wall panels comprise concrete with embedded textiles in a range of existing designs & colours, as well as bespoke designs & textures to suit the individual needs of their clients. In addition to its aesthetic beauty and soft feel, the panels also provide Class 0 fire ratings.

The NanoFactory specialises in nanotechnology protective coatings for a broad variety of purposes including among others, building protection, waterproofing, easy-to-clean and permanent anti-graffiti coatings, durable anti-fungi and anti-bacterial coatings. The NanoFactory has solutions to protect most surfaces from water and dirt such as natural and polished stone, concrete, mortar joints, wood, glass & ceramics, painted & polished metals, plastics.