Irish food and drink exports hit €10.5 billion in 2014
Strongest performing sectors were dairy product and ingredients which topped €3bn
Irish food and drink exports rose by 4 per cent to €10.5 billion last year - equating to a record €200 million per week. Photo: Bloomberg
Irish food and drink exports have grown by 45 per cent or €3.2 billion since 2009, out-performing all other sectors of the economy.
To put this in context, Irish merchandise exports as a whole grew by just 5 per cent during the period.