Human cost: Items imported from Israeli settlements


Carpets:Lees Carpets, sold throughout Ireland, are made by Carmel Carpets in the Barkan industrial zone in the illegally occupied West Bank

Soda Stream

Distributed here by JDM products, these products are sold in electrical outlets including DID and Harvey Norman. They are manufactured at the Mishor Edomim industrial park in the West Bank

Garden furniture

Keter plastic garden furniture, sheds and storage, sold in such outlets as Argos, Woodies and BQ, are manufactured in the illegal settlement of Ariel, about 25km east of Tel Aviv


Ahava Dead Sea cosmetics, sold in chemists and beauty shops, are produced in the illegal settlement Mitzpe Shalem in the West Bank

Fruit and vegetables

Much agricultural produce, labelled simply as coming from Israel, is likely to have been produced in settlement farms. Among them are grapes, oranges, dates, herbs, avocados, peppers and potatoes. Major exporters are AdaFresh and Agrexco Agricultural Export Company


Aeronautic Defence Systems, based in Yavne, Centre District has sold armaments to the Irish Defence Forces as well as being a supplier to the Israeli Defence Forces