Wichita Falls 2015 exports at all-time highWichita Falls 2015 exports at all-time highhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=145822016-09-26T05:00:00Z2016-09-26T20:00:00Z

​​​WICHITA FALLS - Area manufacturers reached an all-time high in exports in 2015, the International Trade Administration announced as part of its 2015 Metropolitan Area Export Overview

According to the report, exports jumped from $244.3 million in 2014 to $247.5 million in 2015.

Almost 51 percent, or $125.6 million, of goods exported came from transportation equipment manufacturing—followed by plastic and rubber products at $36 million, machinery at $33.3 million, and fabricated metal products at $8.3 million.

Exports in the Wichita Falls area hit $184.9 million in 2005 and climbed to $212.2 million by the end of 2007.

A downward trend ended in 2010 followed by a 36 percent increase in 2011 to $200.5 million and a 12 percent jump in 2012.

Exports continued to rise incrementally since, but have a slowed some.
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http://www.timesrecordnews.com/business/area-exports-reach-record-high-of-248-million-3c142de6-25c2-201f-e053-0100007fc8cf-392923651.htmlAlso see ​the International Trade Administration​Source: {Source}

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