March 29, 2014
More than 16,000 companies exported from Ohio in 2013. Of those, more than 14,000 were companies with fewer than 500 employees. Polymer companies make up approximately 2400 companies in Ohio and a vast majority of those have fewer than 500 employees. Your Ohio polymer neighbors are exporting!
Overall, Ohio ranks 7th nationally in exporting polymers. According to Export.gov, Ohio ranked 4th in the export of plastics and 8th in the export of chemicals in 2013.
View the SlideShare presentation above for information on which companies are importing plastics and chemicals, why you should be exporting, risks of exporting and evaluating your export readiness.