Midlands Voices: Trade bill big for Nebraska


Asia’s rise should be Nebraska’s windfall. During the next 15 years, Asia’s burgeoning middle class is expected to increase six-fold, growing from 525 million to 3.2 billion. As these markets expand, so will demand for many of Nebraska’s top exports. An incredible opportunity is within reach, but capturing these benefits requires leading on trade. Already, the importance of trade to Nebraska’s economy is clear.