On This PageDecember 1996, No. 112

Midwest Exports and the Declining Dollar — Some Myths Die Hard
Last Updated: 11/14/96
During the last decade and a half, are structuring in the Midwest’s manufacturing sector has contributed to a resurgence in the region’s economic strength. Important to this renewed economic vitality has been the rapid growth in the volume of international trade and the increased ability of Midwest manufacturing industries to compete more effectively in export markets.