Providence-Warwick metro exports are most similar to Kansas City in 2017


Providence-Warwick metro area exported $7.09 billion in 2017, $115.81 million more than Kansas City, according to the International Trade Administration.

The ITA promotes trade and investments in the United States through data aggregation and studies on global markets and specific U.S. regions. The agency utilizes its research to negotiate on behalf of U.S. industries and is also responsible for enforcing compliance with trade agreements.

The ITA reports trade totals for exports in the largest export metros in the U.S. The Kansas City metro area, which consists of nine counties, exported $6.98 billion in 2017. The U.S. metro area with the nearest export total was the five-county Providence-Warwick metro area in Rhode Island and Massachusetts.

The metro area responsible for the most exports in the U.S. was Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, a nine-county metro area in Texas. It exported $95.76 billion in 2017, or $88.78 billion more than Kansas City.

The following table shows the value of total exports for other metros with export totals similar to Kansas City.

Rank
Metro Area
Total exported (in billions)
Difference from Providence-Warwick, RI-MA (in millions)
39
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
$8.27
$1,300.93
40
Salt Lake City, UT
$7.91
$939.63
41
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI
$7.27
$301.80
42
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA
$7.09
$115.80
43
Kansas City, MO-KS
$6.97
--
44
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA
$6.55
-$424.65
45
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL
$6.25
-$721.24

Want to get notified whenever we write about any of these organizations ?

Sign-up Next time we write about any of these organizations, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.

Organizations in this Story

State of Kansas State of Missouri

More News

Metro Business Network