« BackMEP says Ireland’s economic achievements “hard won through sacrifice”

Ireland South MEP Seán Kelly has said Ireland’s economic achievements were hard won through sacrifice.

Sean Kelly MEP

He says the country has been transformed from almost bankrupt to becoming the fastest growing economy in Europe.

The Irish food and drink sector recorded its sixth consecutive year of export growth in 2015 – reaching €10.8 billion – growth of over 51pc or €3.6 billion since 2009.