International Trade Fact Sheet

14th

Rank of Oregon's exports among U.S. states based on share of 2014 state Gross Domestic Product.
Source: Oregon Department of Administrative Services, Office of Economic Analysis; International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce
$20.1 billion
Value of goods exported from Oregon in 2015.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Foreign Trade Division
$14.8 billion
Estimated value of Oregon's 2015 imports.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Foreign Trade Division

88.6%

Percentage of those exporters that are small- and medium-sized companies.
Source: Office of Trade and Economic Analysis, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce
Nearly 500,000
Number of Oregon jobs supported by trade.
Source: Value of Jobs—International Trade 2013 Report, Portland Business Alliance
18%

Percentage of additional earnings that exports contribute to workers on average in the U.S. manufacturing sector.
Source: International Trade Administration Report, "Do jobs in Export Industries Still Pay More? and Why?" by David Riker, Office of Competition and Economic Analysis

53%
Terminal 6 share of total Oregon containerized exports and imports in 2014.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
38%
Terminal 6 share of total Oregon containerized exports in 2014.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
70%
Terminal 6 share of total Oregon containerized imports in 2014.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
$101 million
Business revenues as a result of container shipping through Portland.
Source: Port of Portland
$15 million
State and local taxes generated annually from containers moving through Portland.
Source: Port of Portland

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