Baucus asks businesses how to boost border trade
Montana's senior senator is making a call to Montana business owners for ideas on how to improve the nation's northern border to increase trade and jobs in Montana.
"Together, we have seen first-hand the great potential our northern border holds for Montana trade and job creation, " Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., said in a message sent to Montana Chambers of Commerce and business leaders. "Already, Canada is Montana's largest export market by far, and trade with Canada employs about 28,000 Montanans each year.
"This past September, we organized a trade mission to Alberta to explore additional...