Expanding trade helps increase travel to the United States and travel exports directly support american jobs. The Trade Promotion Authority will strengthen America's travel economy.
Where travel ranks among all U.S. service exports.
Travel and tourism industry trade surplus in 2014.
The U.S. had a trade deficit of $505 billion during the same year. Without the travel and tourism trade surplus, the U.S. trade deficit would have been nearly 15 percent greater.