For more than 40 years, DFW Airport has been providing air passenger and cargo service to the vibrant economies of Dallas, Fort Worth, and the other cities in the North Central Texas Region. In addition to this essential role, the Airport is also an important source of jobs and economic activity for the area and beyond.
In 2015, goods valued at more than $250 billion left Texas bound for more than 200 markets around the globe. The economic benefits of this export activity are massive, encompassing production and manufacturing as well as logistics and distribution. Moreover, the ripples through the economy multiply these effects several times over.