Texas alone has the 10th largest economy in the world based on GDP, ahead of other major countries including South Korea and Canada.
Texas also makes up 10% of ALL manufacturing in America. 🔧
Texas' exports to other countries are in the BILLIONS: $11.5 billion goes to China, $25.5 billion goes to Canada, and $92.4 billion goes to Mexico. 📦
Texas produces 40% of America's total Oil. ⛽️
While the Oil & Gas industry is huge, Texas is also the largest producer of wind power in America. 💨 Business Insider reported that Texas has enough crude oil to fill more than 1 million Olympic swimming pools.
The economic output of the Texas economy was $1.7 Trillion in 2017, placing us ahead of the entire country of Canada. 💵
According to Business Insider, Texas produces $13 billon worth of wine every year. Drink up, y'all. 🍷
Business Insider also reported that there are 28 times the amount of businesses operating in Texas than there are in Wyoming.
There are over 1 Million women-owned businesses in the Lone Star State.