This study by Trade Partnership Worldwide, LLC shows that trade supports 38 million net jobs in the United States – more than one in five U.S. jobs. The report shows that trade (exports and imports, of goods and services) continues to have a net positive impact on U.S. jobs, including manufacturing jobs, and that workers in every state gain from trade. This was prepared as an update to a 2007 report, which may be accessed here.
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Prepared for the Business Roundtable, the July 2010 updated report may be downloaded here.