Kansas

Kansas Department of Commerce

David Toland

Secretary

1000 S.W. Jackson Street
Suite 100
Topeka, Kansas, 66612
Phone: 785-296-3481
Toll-Free: N/A
Fax: 785-296-3665
Email: david.toland@ks.gov
Website: http://www.KansasCommerce.gov


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Articles

GrassSeed Article | October 12, 2021
Seed Money: Grass Seed Shortage, Inflation Affecting Sports Industry

By: Trade & Industry Development, Mary Helen Sprecher

There's a shortage out there and it's not toilet paper. It's grass seed, something needed for venues like golf courses and sports fields. And this...   More>>


blank Article | September 28, 2021
Biotech Companies Are Preparing for the Manufacturing Future

By: Johan Beukema

Biopharmaceuticals are one of the world’s growth powerhouses. In 2020, the global biopharmaceuticals market was worth $325 billion, and it is...   More>>


blank Article | September 28, 2021
The Semiconductor Crisis: An Economic Achilles’ Heel

By: Gary Yates

Businesses and consumers are feeling the effects of the chip shortage, and neither can find the resources needed to thrive in our “new normal.”...   More>>


blank Article | September 28, 2021
Access to Markets Via the Nation’s Ports and Depots

By: Tracey Schelmetic

In 2020, the U.S. imported goods valued at about 2.8 trillion from its international trading partners and exported $2.1 trillion. Trillions more in...   More>>


blank Article | June 28, 2021
Key Trends in Food Processing

By: James H. Renzas

With quarantines, lockdowns, restaurant closures and work-from-home, consumers had more time to research how their food is being produced and where...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | July 8, 2018
The Etowah Recipe for Success: Size, Location, Access and Workforce   

By: Trade & Industry Development

Want easy access to two international airports, commercial air service, interstate, a megasite and more? Check out Etowah County, Alabama. More>>


blank Case study | April 30, 2018
The Key to Central Louisiana’s Success: A Strong Workforce   

By: Jennifer Alten

Central Louisiana is thriving. One major reason is the area’s strong workforce, which is driving regional growth and productivity. More>>


blank Case study | May 24, 2016
Mississippi Works — and Delivers   

By: Juli Anne Patty

When it comes to agreement and cooperation on many fronts across the U.S. seeming to be impossible, one state is defying all odds in the name of... More>>