Dutch Farms Inc. wins the 2013 Illinois export award, New Exporter of the Year. The Governor of Illinois praised the winners for their contributions for the economic growth and jobs that they create. He congratulated a dozen companies and organizations chosen to receive the awards for outstanding accomplishments in the export of Illinois services and goods around the globe.

"It's important to recognize the contribution Illinois exporters are making to the economic health of our state," Governor Quinn says. "Small and medium size companies like those honored today play a vital role in creating millions of jobs and driving economic growth in Illinois."