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Foreign Trade

Bayou Business Download: What Global Business Recovery Means for Houston's Economy

In this episode of Bayou Business Download  we discuss the state of the global economy and its impact here in the Houston region. We’ll touch on the breadth and depth of Houston’s international…

Bayou Business Download: Reason for Optimism? What the Data Tells Us About Houston's Recovery

In this episode of Bayou Business Download, we discuss the latest data that paints a picture of how Houston ended a challenging 2020. We also look at what's creating new reasons for optimism as we…
Economic Development

Japan Consul General in Houston Discusses Trade and Investment in the Region

Houston is widely regarded as a great global city, with one of the most diverse populations anywhere in the United States. As the top exporting metro in the U.S., our economy is also deeply tied to…
Economic Development

Port of Houston No. 1 in the U.S. by Cargo Volume

The Port of Houston is now the number one port in the nation by total tonnage of goods moved, according to new figures for the 2019 calendar year.  The Port, which is comprised of the public and…

Judge Hidalgo Discusses Growing COVID-19 Concerns, New Measures at State of the County Event

Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo expressed concern about the rising number of COVID-19 cases in the region and discussed a number of measures the county has implemented to combat the virus’ impact on…

Port Houston Chairman Optimistic for the Essential Economic Driver

Houston’s position as an epicenter of international business and global trade is strengthened by our robust regional port system. Port Houston, the largest port by foreign tonnage in the nation,…
Executive Partners