Washington State History Lessons

Lesson 6 Washington’s Current Economy

Lesson 3 chronicled the gradual transition of our state’s economy from natural resource based jobs as in lumber and mining to manufacturing and technology jobs.  In this lesson, you will be visiting the Washington state government site to look at the business sectors influencing commerce and job growth in our state.

Key Industries in Washington State

Visit: “Key Sectors Bring Focus to High Growth Industries” by the State of Washington Department of Commerce.


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