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Minnesota second-quarter exports

  • August 24, 2012 - 10:10 PM

MINNESOTA SECOND-QUARTER EXPORTS

Top five export categories

(millions) Change*

Machinery $1,124 9.10%

Optical, medical instr. $810 11.00%

Electrical machinery $606 -13.20%

Vehicles $483 17.30%

Plastic $288 -3.60%

Top five export countries

Amount Change*

Canada $1.6B 2.8%

China $747M 32.1%

Mexico $325M 6.9%

Japan $282M -26.5%

Germany $193M -1.1%

*percentage change from second quarter 2011 Source: Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.

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