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Photo Release: Gov. Ricketts Kicks Off Trade Mission to Canada

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Photo Release:

Gov. Ricketts Kicks Off Trade Mission to Canada

 

 

Gov. Pete Ricketts and the Nebraska trade delegation meet with

Ontario International Trade Minister Michael Chan

and other Canadian government officials.

 

 

Gov. Ricketts (center), Nebraska Economic Development

Director Courtney Dentlinger (right), and Nebraska Ag Director

Greg Ibach (left) at the Select USA “Why Nebraska?” roundtable discussion

 

 

Gov. Ricketts and the Nebraska trade delegation meet

with Canadian Minister of Finance Bill Morneau

and other Canadian government officials

 

TORONTO, CANADA – On Tuesday, Governor Pete Ricketts and the Nebraska trade delegation kicked off the first-ever, Governor led Nebraska trade mission to Canada.  During day one, the Governor and trade delegation met with Ontario International Trade Minister Michael Chan to discuss the importance of the Canadian/Nebraskan trade relationship.  The Governor and trade delegation also took part in a Select USA “Why Nebraska?” roundtable discussion to pitch Nebraska as a great place to do business.

 

The delegation ended the day with a reception celebrating Nebraska beef in Canada followed by a meeting with Canadian Minister of Finance Bill Morneau.  Today, the Governor began day two of the trade mission to Canada with a meeting with the Ontario Minister of Agriculture Jeff Leal.

 

More photos from yesterday’s events.

Gov. Ricketts Kicks Off Trade Mission to Canada

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