Governor Eric Greitens is taking a trip to Asia to promote Missouri business and products
Wrap: Greitens is on a trade mission to meet with governmentofficials, businessmen and cultural partners of Missouri in China and SouthKorea. He is travelling with his wife Sheena Greitens and the University ofMissouri system president Mun Choi.
Greitens said in a press release that he is travelling tosell Missouri products, attract investment to Missouri and create jobs in thestate.
The trip is funded by the Hawthorn Foundation, whichreceives funding from Monsanto, Ameren, Express Scripts and other companies.The foundation has funded similar trips for Missouri’s governors over the pasttwo decades.
Missouri’s First Lady Sheena Greitens is an AssistantProfessor in political science at the University of Missouri with a focus onEast Asian politics.
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