Texas Efficient Ports of Entry

January 24, 2017

What makes Texas such an efficient crossroads for world trade? For starters, Texas has twenty-nine ports of entry accounting for almost $650 Billion in international trade, supporting 1.6 million Texas jobs, in turn adding more than $224 Billion to gross state product. These ports consist of seaports, border crossings, and logistical facilities for air, rail, and trucks. In 2015, Texas was the number one exporting state for fourteen consecutive years and is on track to receive the top spot again for this past year, in 2016.

Texas Ports of Entry: Gateways to the World