What exports mean to Minnesota

  • Updated: September 3, 2011 - 10:09 PM

What exports mean to Minnesota

$18.9 BILLION: TOTAL WORTH OF MANUFACTURED GOODS EXPORTED IN 2010, INCLUDING, AMONG OTHER GOODS, ROUGHLY $4.3 BILLION IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS, $4 BILLION IN COMPUTER AND ELECTRONIC PRODUCTS, $3 BILLION IN NON-ELECTRICAL MACHINERY AND $2.1 BILLION IN TRANSPORTATION EQUIPMENT.

156,000 jobs: Supported by exports. They came from 6,814 state companies, including 6,027 with fewer than 500 employees.

7 PERCENT: The slice of the state's gross domestic product produced by exports.

Source: U.S. Commerce Department, U.S. Department of Agriculture.

  • get related content delivered to your inbox

  • manage my email subscriptions

ADVERTISEMENT

Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

 
Close