Governor’s Exporter of the Year Anniversaries

Each year, the state of Kansas recognizes one outstanding company for exporting excellence by naming them the Governor’s Exporter of the Year.

Recognizing the best in Kansas exporters for more than 30 years!

10 Year Anniversary: 2011 Exporter of the Year WInner

Bio-Microbics

Established in 1996, BioMicrobics manufactures innovative technologies improving water efficiency where infrastructure and drainage are unavailable.

There are more than 80,000 BioMicrobics systems installed in more than 80 countries.

BioMicrobics 2011 Exporter of the Year Winner

20 Year Anniversary: 2001 Exporter of the Year Winner

Landoll Corporation

Landoll Corporation is a leader in innovative design, world-class manufacturing, and marketing of quality products and services for the agriculture, transportation, material handling, OEM and government industries.

Landoll Corp. 2001 Exporter of the Year Winner

30 Year Anniversary: 1991 Exporter of the Year Winner

Didde Web Press Corporation

Didde Web Press Corporation, originally located in Emporia, KS, was a worldwide leader in the manufacture of narrow web offset presses, offering a broad array of printing solutions to business forms, direct mail, and commercial printers.

In 2001, Didde Web Press Corp was purchased by an out-of-state company.

Didde Web Press Corp. 1991 Exporter of the Year Winner

Notable Anniversaries

Five Year Anniversary: 2016: GT Manufacturing, Inc.

15 Year Anniversary: 2006: Great Plains Manufacturing Inc.

25 Year Anniversary: 1996: Roto-Mix Inc.

2021 Governor’s Exporter of the Year

Each year, the state of Kansas recognizes one outstanding company for exporting excellence by naming them the Governor’s Exporter of the Year. The 2021 Governor’s Exporter of the Year is Black & Veatch.

Exporter of the Year Winners

2021: Black & Veatch

2020: Creekstone Farms Premium Beef

2019: Pinnacle Technology

2018: Schroer Manufacturing Company (Shor-Line)

2017: Lee Aerospace

2016: GT Manufacturing, Inc.

2015: Vektek, Inc.

2014: Kansas Aviation of Independence

2013: Excel Industries Inc.

2012: PITSCO, Inc.

2011: Bio-Microbics Inc.

2010: Osborne Industries

2009: Cereal Ingredients Inc.

2008: Salina Vortex Corporation

2007: The Bradbury Group

2006: Great Plains Manufacturing Inc.

2005: BG Products Inc.

2004: Tramco Inc.

2003: American Crane and Tractor Parts Inc.

2002: Butler National Corporation

2001: Landoll Corporation

2000: Innovative Material Systems

1999: Cobalt Boats

1998: Glendo Corporation

1997: Pioneer Balloon Company

1996: Roto-Mix Inc.

1995: Hill’s Pet Nutrition Inc.

1994: Kreonite

1993: Interconnect Devices Inc.

1992: Peabody Tectank Inc.

1991: Didde Web Press Corporation

1990: M-E-C Company

1989: Wenger Manufacturing Inc.