Nebraska Furniture Mart, Popcorn Business Gain Trade Group's Notice

Nebraska Furniture Mart, Popcorn Business Gain Trade Group's Notice

by Cole Epley/ World-Herald staff writerKrug's with the Governor

The Midwest International Trade Association on Tuesday names Nebraska Furniture Mart it's Importer of the year, and Preferred Popcorn of Chapman, Nebraska, was named Exporter of the year.
 
Governor Dave Heineman announced Honorees to about 100 people attending the trade association's 2014 World Trade Conference at the Embassy Suites La Vista.
 
Heineman noted that global exports from Nebraska more than doubled in value from 2006 to $7.4 billion and data from the International Trade Administration showed Nebraska businesses exported almost $2 billion worth of goods through the first quarter 2014... (Read More)