When one reads news of the Irish economy, one can’t but sometimes get a little dispirited. That’s why we need to celebrate good news stories when we come across them.
Well here’s a good news story. Food and drink exports from Ireland for 2011 are expected to reach an all-time high of €8.9 billion, up more than 12% on 2010. Overall, the food and drink sector is estimated to be worth €24 billion.
The food and drink sector is one of a number of sectors of the economy that is doing really well. We see it on a daily basis with the continued demand for food safety training courses.
More analysis here.
Onwards and upwards for the food and drink sector in 2012!