September 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);9/15/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 37, pP6
The article focuses on the status of foreign trade in Las Vegas, Nevada. Consular corps have played an important role in the promotion of the state's foreign trade. Best known for assisting citizens with visa problems, the consuls form the first line of offense in the state's effort to diversify its international business footprint. Based on statistics released by the U.S. Census Bureau in 2007, the state ranked 35 among exporting states at $5.7 billion.


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