The total export of Maine goods rose 5.8% in 2016 - far above a negative national average. Maine's growing role in the Asian market is demonstrated by steady Malaysian electronic demand and a surge in Chinese lobster imports.
Also featured in: Asia, Japan, South Korea, Australia, China, India, Taiwan
Skagit County, Washington represents a microcosm of present dynamics and trends in US-Asia relations, from trade and immigration to energy and defense cooperation. A Skagit County local offers his insights.