11 companies from Northern Ireland took part in our trade mission to South Africa and Kenya where they showcased their products and services to the respective markets. The five day visit was based in both Johannesburg and Nairobi, and provided an excellent opportunity for companies who were interested in expanding into that market.
Find out more about the companies who attended below.
Based at a modern facility in Northern Ireland, UK, the company produces diesel-fuelled electric power generating sets from 10kVA to 3350kVA, for use in hospitals, banks, data centres, supermarkets and hotels, as well as for industrial, construction, events, utilities, telecommunications, rental and residential applications, offering volume production with short delivery times. The company has gained many accreditations including ISO9001 quality standard, ISO14000 environmental standard and ISO18001 for health and safety.
Twitter - @ajpower
CIGA Healthcare is a young dynamic company that specializes in the the Rapid Self Test Health Diagnostics sector and is leading developments in this rapidly emerging new OTC market.Since it was established in 2005 the company has grown rapidly and now supplies tests to retailers in the UK such as ASDA, Tesco, Sainsburys and Boots. In the Unites States we trade with Walgreen`s and WalmartCIGA offers retailers across the World the opportunity to have carefully selected Self Test Products.These can be promoted as an integrated range to their customers and provides coverage of all age demographics from 0 – 100 under one Brand Suresisgn.CIGA`S success has been recognised by several prestigious awards including the “UK Small Industrial Company of the Year” in the Best of British Awards sponsored by the Sunday Times, AMEC and the Work Foundation.
Twitter - @cigahealthcare
EDGE Innovate design, manufacture & export world leading, material handling & recycling equipment throughout the world from its manufacturing facility within County Tyrone. EDGE have quickly gained a foothold into the competitive sectors by offering an extensive product range, which is frequently growing to meet the ever-changing demands in the market.
Twitter - @EdgeInnovate
Greenfields Ireland is a leading supplier of dairy ingredients, specialist milk products and finished dairy products throughout Europe, the Middle East, South America, the Far East and Africa. The company is based in Belfast with a regional office in Dubai. The company offers dairy product solutions to a wide range of industrial buyers and buyers/ distributors of retail/catering dairy products. They source an extensive range of products including butter, AMF, milk powders and a range of cheeses on a worldwide basis.
Kitchenmaster was founded in 1975 with the aim of providing high quality, affordable cleaning and hygiene products. Kitchenmaster award winning products are sold to distributors throughout the world including, Ireland, UK, Europe and Middle East. Kitchenmasters 120 products are suitable for the following sectors hotel, restaurant, manufacturing, contract cleaning and industrial laundries.
Maximus Crushing and Screening Ltd manufacture a range of equipment for use in the Quarrying, screening and recycling industries. Products include Screens, conveyors and Crushers. The company has experienced a steady increase in turnover since its establishment in 2003. The Company now have a distribution network established in over 30 countries worldwide and has now moved into a new 30’000 Sq.M purpose built factory which has increased capacity by 100%.
McDon Mushroom Casing was established in 1977, and since then the company has gone from strength to strength supplying the UK and Irish market with horticultural peat and mushroom casing soil.
MediZar® Sanitiser Products is a UK based company specialising in the supply of leading edge technology anti-bacterial / microbial sanitiser products for the Health, Food Production & Distribution, Hospitality and Airline markets.
We are independent bottlers of mature Irish whiskey producing spirit that reflects our ethos of a true Republic – not a state, but a state of mind. We will explore the possibilities and produce whiskey that is innovative, independent and inclusive; whiskey that reflects the true spirit of the northern part of our island.
SaltDNA, a Belfast based company, was formed in 2013 by a group of tech entrepreneurs with a shared history in enterprise security, telecoms, network optimization and mobile application development.
Twitter - @saltcontrol
EvoQuip offers a comprehensive portfolio of products to address the needs of the compact crushing and screening markets in six key industries: building and construction; quarries; farming and agriculture; landscaping and gardening and asphalt and concrete crushing and plant and tool hire. User friendliness is at the heart of the brand and as new products are developed the focus will be on simplicity, easy maintenance, fuel efficiency and ease of transport.
Twitter - @TerexCorp
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