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Export Growth Reported from Regional Plan

Wichita area companies generated $24 million in new exports in 2016, an outcome of the Wichita Regional Export Plan. The results are the product of a $500,000 investment of public and private funding during the early stages of the five-year plan, according to Kansas Global Trade Services, a Wichita-based non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and...

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Wichita Logs Top National Ranking in 2015 Exports

WICHITA – The Wichita economy bucked a national downward trend in international trade in 2015, showing a 6.8 percent increase in exports. The information comes from a recently-released “Export Monitor” report from the Brookings Institution, a national think tank and leading source on trade issues. Wichita’s performance was third-best among the top 100 metropolitan areas,...