October 20, 2020

Ag Economy

Northeast Economic Engine: Agriculture, Forest Products and Commercial Fishing

Released in 2020, this report illustrates the importance of agriculture, commercial fishing, forest products and related industries to the Northeast economy. Utilizing 2017 data, this economic impact analysis determined the region's agriculture, fishing and forestry generated an economic impact of $102.4 billion in the eight Northeast states in 2017. Furthermore, agriculture, fishing and forestry supported 513,018 jobs across the eight Northeast states.

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