Between January and September of last year, Laois had received just two visits.
Laois accounted for just 7% of IDA visits in the midlands in the first nine months of 2022.
Between January and September of last year, the region had received 26 visits from the IDA - Westmeath accounts for 20 of those, followed by four in Offaly and just two in Laois.
In 2021, Laois received just three visits from the IDA.
CEO of Laois Chamber of Commerce, Caroline Hofman says it's disappointing: