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2018 New Business Formations
New businesses bring industry diversity and job growth to a state and serve as major engines for economic growth. Research has shown a positive relationship between levels of entrepreneurial activity and economic growth. In 2018, there were 19,731 new business formations in Missouri.
Metropolitan Exports
Did you know the Springfield metropolitan area has exported $5.4 billion in goods since 2005? Click on the above link to see metro export information for the nation and detailed Missouri metro data including trade partners and export totals.
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