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Pickens County exported $0.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Pickens County exported $0.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 7.1 percent from $0.14 billion in 2016.

Analysis: Columbia area posts 4th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 372 properties in the Columbia area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the fourth highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Mecklenburg County ranks 36th among counties in highest exporting metros

Mecklenburg County ranks 36th in trade with $7.32 billion in exports in 2017.

Pickens County exports up 7.7% since 2013

Pickens County exports increased 7.7 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Anderson County exported $0.65 billion worth of goods in 2017

Anderson County exported $0.65 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), a decrease of 5.8 percent from $0.69 billion in 2016.

Anderson County exports up 19% since 2013

Anderson County exports increased 19 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Laurens County exported $1.05 billion worth of goods in 2017

Laurens County exported $1.05 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 25 percent from $0.84 billion in 2016.

Greenville County ranks 20th among counties in highest exporting metros

Greenville County ranks 20th in trade with $11.09 billion in exports in 2017.

Laurens County exports up 286.2% since 2013

Laurens County exports increased 286.2 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Greenville County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Greenville County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

Leadership Columbia Class of 2019 wraps up Babcock Center project

The Leadership Columbia Class of 2019 has recently concluded its Babcock Center project with a launch event, which welcomed various organizations, companies and the general public who had the chance to tour the updated facilities and connect with Babcock Center participants

Greenville County exports down 1.3% since 2013

Greenville County exports decreased 1.3 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Chester County exported $67.35 million worth of goods in 2017

Chester County exported $67.35 million worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 51.5 percent from $44.46 million in 2016.

Which U.S. metro areas exported the most to Honduras in 2017?

Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC metro ranks first in trade with Honduras with exports of $407.15 million in 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Chester County exports up 15.7% since 2013

Chester County exports increased 15.7 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

China is the top destination for Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC metro area exports in 2017

Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC exported $2.85 billion to China in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 1 percent from $2.82 billion in 2016.

Lancaster County exported $0.34 billion worth of goods in 2017

Lancaster County exported $0.34 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 13.3 percent from $0.3 billion in 2016.

In Charleston, discussions on meaning of 'affordable housing'

Charleston — like most places across the nation — grapples with the issue of providing affordable housing to low-income families.

Charleston looks to address lack of low-income housing options

The difficulty that low-income families in other parts of the nation experience in finding affordable housing is also felt in Charleston and many parts of the Palmetto State.

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