Peoria metropolitan area http://peoriapublicradio.org en Exports from Peoria area increase http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/exports-peoria-area-increase <div>The amount of merchandise exported from the Peoria metropolitan area increased in 2012. The latest data from the U.S. International Trade Administration ranked the area the 18th largest export market in the country with shipments totaling nearly 18-billion dollars. That’s a 17-percent increase from 2011.</div><div> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 17:31:29 +0000 Denise Molina 9363 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Exports from Peoria area increase