With a strong and growing coalition in Washington, the USGLC works to educate and engage policymakers and community leaders on why investments in development and diplomacy help keep America safe and strengthen Washington’s economy.
The USGLC’s Washington Advisory Committee brings together more than 110 business, faith, non-profit, and political leaders who understand how American global leadership matters for Washington. We’re also proud of Washington’s Veterans for Smart Power – part of a nationwide network of 30,000 veterans.
In 2021, Washington exported
in goods to foreign markets.
931,100 jobs (20.00%)
are supported by trade.
in Washington studied abroad.
With $53.6 billion in global exports from Washington in 2021, America’s investments in diplomacy and development benefit Washington locally. Last year, over 931,000 jobs in Washington were supported by international trade. Of the 11,341...
America’s investments in diplomacy and development globally benefit Washington locally. Last year, nearly 1 million jobs in Washington were supported by international trade. Of the more than 11,000 Washington businesses that export goods, 89...