The state of Georgia has become an international leader for exports to China.
A new ranking of the top U.S. states that export to China has Georgia ranked 6th.
During the last decade the growth of Georgia exports to China is 443% to a record $3.3 billion. By comparison, Georgia exports to the rest of the world grew by 105% since 2003. China is now the second leading nation for Georgia exports, following Canada.
The top five products shipped from Georgia to China include:
1. Transportation Equipment
2. Paper Products
3. Crop Production
5. Waste & Scrap
The new data is from a report created by the U.S. –China Business Council.