Northern Ireland - Netherlands Trade and Export Society


Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council

Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council, with a population of 135,000 and a history of industrial and commercial success, is one of the fastest-growing, most competitive regions in Northern Ireland. Strategically situated close to Belfast International airport on the main Belfast to Dublin economic corridor, world-class road transportation and communication links, has developed a strong business community with both international and indigenous success stories.

Lisburn & Castlereagh City  offers a highly attractive and competitive package of financial incentives, recruitment and training, R&D and availability of development land for new investors.  

Companies excel in the provision of services, retailing, information & communications technology, electronics, software, design, manufacturing, engineering & construction, transport and distribution sectors. 

LCCC is committed to assisting companies to internationalise their focus and some 70 companies have developed partnerships in the Netherlands through the European Outlook Programme since 2001.


Northern Ireland Trade Consultants (NITC) provides Business Development Services to increase direct trade links and the positive awareness of Northern Ireland companies and Industry throughout Europe.

Working closely with NI government and industry, from its base in Amsterdam, NITC has been involved in successfully developing trade links with the Netherlands since 1993 through group and individual programmes.

NITC multilingual consultants have built a network of contacts in diverse business & industrial fields to enable Northern Ireland to assess and access the key Dutch market.

For further information please contact: Steve Murnaghan T +31 20 4217400