Lincoln County ranks 179th in trade with $345.22 million in exports in 2017.
Iredell County ranks 155th in trade with $595.49 million in exports in 2017.
The Greater Columbia Region takes pride in being one of the five communities across the country to be named as a 2019 Great American Defense Community.
Anderson County ranks 151st in trade with $649.02 million in exports in 2017.
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia metro area exported $13.12 billion in 2017, $181.55 million more than Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, according to the International Trade Administration.
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale metro area exported $13.22 billion in 2017, $100.57 million more than Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, according to the International Trade Administration.