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Saturday 2 December 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# cross-border trade

This year
Cross-border trade between Ireland and the North 'increased significantly' since Brexit: ESRI
These figures, according to the ESRI report, signify “high levels of trade integration across the border”.
Last year
Irish exports hit their highest-ever level in 2021 while trade with Northern Ireland surged
Imports and exports to and from Northern Ireland both rose by nearly €4 billion.
All time
Brexit drives slump in Irish imports from Britain while cross-border trade flourishes
The food and beverage sector has been particularly affected by the changes, according to the ESRI.
Ireland can't wait forever to ban the sale of cheap alcohol, says Varadkar
The government wants to introduce minimum pricing at the same time as the North.