Millions of American jobs depend on America's ability to trade with other countries.
Half of all U.S. manufacturing jobs depend on exports, one in three acres on American farms is planted for international sales, and 49 out of every 50 U.S. companies that ship to other countries are small businesses.
But for too long, it has been hard to identify the everyday workers, farmers, and entrepreneurs whose livelihoods depend on trade - until now.
Kentucky jobs supported by international trade
companies export goods from Kentucky locations
of Kentucky exporters are small and medium-sized businesses
small and midsized exporters in Kentucky
of goods and services exported from Kentucky in 2014
of Kentucky exports went to Free Trade Agreement markets
workers employed by foreign firms invested in Kentucky
to learn more about how trade plays to our country's strengths and to see why trade is key to our ability to drive economic growth.