Interested in participating?

About the trade mission

Invest Northern Ireland is proposing to take a delegation of companies to Mexico in October 2024 to explore the vast opportunities the country has to offer Northern Ireland businesses.  
The mission will be tailored specifically to the needs of the businesses attending but will likely include pre-arranged buyer meetings, visits, and networking events. 

Mexico is a dynamic market which offers unique business and commercial opportunities for companies that are willing to explore and widen their business perspective. 

Why Mexico? 

  • The country is experiencing a period of sustained economic growth and is projected to be the 7th largest world economy by 2050 
  • Mexico is a strategic geographical location acting as a gateway to Central America, the Caribbean and South America  
  • it has access to over 13 Free Trade Agreements with 50 countries presenting significant market opportunities  
  • Mexico regularly tops rankings for “Ease of Doing Business” in Latin America. 

Who should consider participating in the trade mission?

The trade mission is suitable for: 

  • New to market or established exporters with an interest in selling into Mexico and Latin America
  • Businesses operating in the following sectors:
    • Materials handling including waste and recycling.
    • Agri-tech and agri-equipment
    • Aerospace
    • Health and life sciences (particularly, pharmacy suppliers, in vitro diagnostics, and other medical devices) 
    • Fintech, Regtech and analytics


Estimated £1250 + VAT

Benefits of attending with Invest NI

High level wrap around activity will include:

  • 1:1 and group meetings with prospective companies, partners, and stakeholders
  • Promotion of participation via marketing & PR activity
  • Advice and support from our in-market team

On successful completion of the mission, Invest NI will provide grant assistance towards flights and accommodation for one company representative. This is subject to the completion of a short evaluation questionnaire.

Interested in participating in the trade mission?

To find out if you can participate, check your eligibility.

Is your business eligible?

Answer the following questions to find out if you can apply.

Q1 - Is your business currently based in Northern Ireland?
Q2 - Can your product or service be sold to customers outside Northern Ireland?
Q3 - Are you an existing Invest Northern Ireland customer?

It is critical to understand any regulatory, compliance, and procedural issues that might affect your product or service in your target market.

A rule or regulation could stop you exporting, therefore it makes sense to find out before you spend any time or money exploring your export options.

Based on your answers your business is eligible to apply for this event.

Complete the following form and one of our international trade advisors will be in touch to discuss the next steps.

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