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Ireland Jordan Trade Opportunities in Food

The Jordan Irish Business Association has the pleasure to invite you to join a virtual webinar on ‘Ireland Jordan Trade Opportunities in Food’ this event will bring together experts in the sector from Jordan and Ireland to identify the key opportunities for imports and exports between the two countries.



Wednesday May 5 2021 

11.30 - 13.00  Amman time (GMT+3)

09.30 - 11.00 Dublin time (GMT+3)

12.30 - 14.00 Dubai time (GMT+4)

Agenda Moderator: Mr Ali Noor

Welcome and Introduction: 11.30 – 11.40

Ambassador Vincent O’Neill, Irish Ambassador to Jordan

Ambassador Omar Al Nahar, Jordan Ambassador to UK and Ireland

Overview on Trade between Jordan and Ireland: 11.40 – 11.45

Mr Joseph Ruddy PhD, Board Member, Jordan Irish Business Association

Growing Food Exports from Jordan to Ireland: 11.45 – 12.00

Mr Halim Abu Rahmeh, CEO, Jordan Exporters Association

Mr Basem Naouri, Executive Manager, Jordan Exporters & Producers Association for Fruits & Vegetables

Mr Anwar Haddad, Chairman, Jordan Dates Association

Growing Food Exports from Ireland to Jordan: 12.00 – 12.15

Ms Claudia Saumell, Middle East Manager, The Irish Food Board - Bord Bia

Personal Perspectives: 12.15 – 12.25

Mr Thomas Brosnan, Executive Chef, Ayla Oasis

Mr Izz Al Deen, Owner, Izz Café

Questions & Answers: 12.25 – 12.55

Closing Remarks: 12.55 – 13.00

Mr Mohammad Tahboub, Chairman, Jordan Ireland Business Association

To register for this webinar - please click here

For some general information about rules and procedures for importing and exporting goods from Ireland, click here: Importing and exporting