Port of Vancouver plays vital role in global trade

This article is available exclusively to subscribers like you. 4 Photos Wheat is loaded onto a ship at the Port of Vancouver's grain terminal. (The...

March 23, 2023
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This article is available exclusively to subscribers like you. 4 Photos Wheat is loaded onto a ship at the Port of Vancouver's grain terminal. (The Columbian files) Photo Gallery International trade is a vital part of the state and local economy, with an estimated quarter of jobs in the region being tied to trade-related activities. Vancouver's international trade muscle was in the spotlight during a recent event hosted by the Port of Vancouver . The lecture, held at downtown Vancouver's Kiggins Theatre, brought in Lori Otto Punke, president of the Washington Council on International Trade, to talk about where the region and the state stand in the global economy .

Sarah Wolf