Inland Empire International Trade Forecast Breakfast
Thursday, November 17, 2011
7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
3400 Market Street
Riverside, CA 92501
To Be Discussed:
Exports have the potential of becoming a significant source of growth for the Inland Empire, especially after the 2008-2009 recession. This unique report provides a detailed forecast and analysis of Inland Empire Exports.
• Inland Empire is in the nation’s top 10% (40th out of 378 MSA) Metro Statiscial Areas based on export volumes originated in the area
• In California, the Inland Empire ranked 5th in exports ($5.3 billion) behind Los Angeles MSA ($51.5 billion), San
Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara ($21.4 billion), San Francisco –
Oakland-Fremont ($16 billion), and San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos ($13.4billion)
• Exports account for 5.7% of Inland Empire economy, with significant potential for upside