Regional Centre Of Excellence And Innovation
Dungannon is a leading region in the development of, Engineering, Food and Manufacturing Businesses.
Our Businesses are now exporting to UK, Europe, Asia Pacific, and USA.
Innovation and R and D are the key drivers within our Local Businesses and 70% + of the Global Market for equipment and machinery products in the quarrying, mining and recycling industries are MADE in DUNGANNON.
Food Processing is a major industry providing employment for 3000+ and our Local Companies are world leaders in innovative design and practices.
The impact of this can be seen over the last twenty years, where the Borough of Dungannon & South Tyrone net population has grown over the 2001 to 2011 period by 21%.
Consequently over the past 20 years Dungannon has had a higher than average number of Invest NI companies in its pool of indigenous businesses, has had a proportions of people employed in the private sector and had higher net exports compared to the Northern Ireland average.
With an excellent location close to all main transport networks, a highly skilled workforce, entrepreneurial spirit and positive attitude of its people Dungannon continues to be at the front of investment and development opportunities.