Economic Trade with Texas

  • Exports (2018): $10,342 million - Commodities include: Mineral Fuel, Oil; Plastics; Industrial Machinery; Organic Chemicals; Aircraft, Spacecraft, Parts
  • Imports (2018): $  4,753 million - Commodities include: Mineral Fuel, Oil; Organic Chemicals; Aircraft, Spacecraft, Parts; Beverage, Spirits, Vinegar; Industrial Machinery
  • Texas Port Districts (active trade): Dallas-Fort Worth, El Paso, Houston, Laredo, Port Arthur

Companies Operating in Texas

  • Examples: Chiquita Brands, Gerdau Midlothian Steel, Pilgrim's Pride
  • Industries: Energy, Food Products, Industrial Products, Manufacturing, Petroleum Products
  • Foreign Direct Investment (cumulative, January 2011 - December 2018): 12 Projects, $1,109 million Capital Investment and 770 Jobs Created by 10 Companies

Air Travel with Texas

  • Direct flights: Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo to/from Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental (IAH)

Quick Links - Sources of Information

Brazil Consular Offices in Texas: Consul General, Houston

Sources: Census Bureau USDOC/International Trade Data, fDi Intelligence/Financial Times Ltd., Office of the Governor Economic Development & Tourism, Office of the Texas Secretary of State