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Gov. Ricketts, Trade Delegation Meet with U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam

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Gov. Ricketts, Trade Delegation Meet with U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam



Gov. Ricketts meets with the U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam. Click here for more photos.


HANOI, VIETNAM – This week, Governor Pete Ricketts and the Nebraska trade delegation have been hosted by Dan Kritenbrink, the U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam, during their trade mission.  Ambassador Kritenbrink is a native of Nebraska and graduate of the University of Nebraska–Kearney.  The Ambassador’s full biography can be found by clicking here


On Wednesday, Ambassador Kritenbrink greeted the Nebraska delegation as they arrived at the airport in Hanoi late at night.  On Thursday, he helped promote Nebraska during a business forum hosted by Governor Ricketts in Hanoi.  Today, the delegation attended a reception at the Ambassador’s Residence.


The day’s agenda for the trade delegation also included a visit to the new deep-sea port of Hai Phong, a key entry point for commodities entering Vietnam, and tours of facilities owned by An Phat Company, an international company based in Vietnam that specializes in innovative bioplastics.


Additional photos from the day can be found by clicking here.