Metro-Memphis ranks 28th for growth rate of export related jobs. 

  • Large and growing export industries include machinery, chemicals, medical equipment & sporting goods, paper, business services, royalties and food. 
  • Medical equipment and HVAC equipment are products with particularly robust growth. 
  • Over 50% of all exports go to Canada, Mexico, Japan, The United Kingdom, China and Germany. 

Exporting Assets:

  • FedEx and the World’s second largest cargo airport 
  • On-site airport customs facilities 
  • Three major highways 
  • Fourth largest inland river-port 
  • Five class-1 railroads