Roscommon has a high proportion of entrepreneurial micro-enterprises, successfully operating in varied industry sectors.

It is home to world class clusters in the medical device, pharma, food processing, manufacturing and services sectors

Several small artisan businesses in the food, craft, creative and tourism sectors have been established throughout Roscommon, with many people returning from overseas availing of supports provided by the Local Enterprise Office.

Why Businesses choose Roscommon…


Harmac Medical

“Lack of traffic congestion, affordable housing and high quality of life are identified as three of the reasons why people are attracted to work in Castlerea”.

Mick McEnroe, Managing Director, Harmac Medical

Black Donkey Brewing

“Our rural setting enables short and quiet commuting distances. Also access to cheaper housing, a safer environment and good schools”.

Michaela Dillon, Black Donkey Brewing

A sample of companies located in the county (by sector)

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Harmac Medical Products, based in Castlerea, is an innovative, full service contract manufacturer of single-use medical devices, serving the global marketplace for more than 35 years. With locations in the United States, Ireland and Mexico, Harmac provides integrated technical solutions and full manufacturing services for companies of all sizes including leading Fortune 500 med-tech companies.

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Vention Medical, based in Boyle, offers the most comprehensive, integrated medical device solutions in the industry, from design and development through manufacturing and assembly.

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Arran Chemical, based in Monksland, is a member of the Almac Group. It has over 30 years’ experience of manufacturing pharmaceutical and healthcare, flavour/fragrance & other chemical products.

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