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TN exports increase $300 million in first half

NASHVILLE, TN (AP) - Tennessee's exports increased 1% in the first half of the year, setting a new record for the state.

The International Trade Administration says exports were $16 billion, up $300 million from the same period last year.

The biggest export gains were increases of 60% to Singapore, 26% to the United Arab Emirates, 26% to South Korea and 17% to the Netherlands.

The Intentional Trade Association's Commercial Service has 100 offices in the United States - including in Nashville, Knoxville and Memphis - and in American embassies and consulates in more than 70 countries.

 

Online:

U.S. Export Assistance Centers of Tennessee: http://www.export.gov/Tennessee .

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