Going Global. Why don't we keep this simple?

ExportExplore is Europe’s most innovative economic development consultancy, supporting ambitious businesses and destinations to promote themselves for trade and investment opportunities. We treat every opportunity individually and create a bespoke approach to market to minimise risk and maximise potential.

Our services

We are a trusted partner for government agencies and private sector associations to deliver trade missions to the United Kingdom and Ireland and make your attendance at shows and conferences deliver results.

What makes your product, location or service world-class? We work with you to craft the most robust possible proposition for your prospects and a delivery strategy that will generate tangible opportunities.

Are you a private sector company, struggling with issues such as proposition development, business development strategy or team performance? Allow us to have an informal conversation to talk about the most effective way to get things back on track.

We have growing experience in managing international projects

What makes us different?


ExportExplore was awarded Silver Level Innovator status by the Northern Ireland Department for the economy, for our work in applying big data and content creation to wealth. creation and export growth.

Award Winning

Individually and as a business, Declan Barry and ExportExplore have featured in numerous Young Leadership listings, and received nominations for Exporter of the Year.


Our clients have long term relationships with ExportExplore, as well as businesses who receive our support through mentoring and coaching programmes. Our relationships are our most valuable asset.

About the company

Since launch in 2018, ExportExplore has carved out a reputation based on our unique background built upon international marketing and the economic development industry, dealing in both Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and Trade Development. Working with some of the most effective and ambitious government agencies and expanding companies who want to make an impact in international markets. We deliver impact. 

We are a team made up of Sales Professionals, Researchers, Analysts and Creatives based in Belfast, Northern Ireland, supported by associates across the Republic of Ireland, Great Britain and Continental Europe, ensuring the right person with the right skills is adding value to the project.

What people say?

“I have had the pleasure of working with Declan and Export Explore for over five years now. Declan leads our State of Delaware initiatives in Ireland and the United Kingdom. He is the consummate professional, providing exemplary service and targeted, high level business appointments that generate substantive results for our Delaware businesses. His attention to detail ensures a flawless execution to the projects we work together on. He is a pleasure to work with and a valued member of our Export Delaware family.”
Beth Pomper
Over the last 3 years, ExportExplore has worked with more than 70 of our client companies. Their proactive and creative approach to identifying business partnerships and sales opportunities has yielded real results, including more than $33 million in client-reported sales. ExportExplore has an in-depth understanding of the markets they cover and extensive networks public and private sector partners and resources.
Jen Black
Executive Director, Export Development, Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development.

Our clients

Finding Something Interesting ?

We work on both short and long term projects and we would love to learn more about your plans. Contact us today to explore working together

Let's talk...

Phone: + 44 (0) 2896237541
Email: hello@exportexplore.com
L3VEL, 3rd Floor, 12-16 Castle Lane, Belfast, BT1 5DA