The Irish Whiskey Association is the representative voice within Drinks Ireland working to promote, protect and represent the Irish Whiskey category globally

The association was founded in 2014 and currently comprises 47 members companies representing distillers, independent bottlers, bonders and brand-owners who, between them, account for:

  • 98% of global sales
  • 95% of production output
  • 95% industry employment

The association operates on an all-island basis.