Gov. Herbert: Utah already benefitting from China trade mission

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China Trade Mission – Governor Herbert from Salt Lake Chamber on Vimeo.

Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert says Utah businesses are already starting to see the benefits of his five-day trade mission to China, and he expects to see an economic impact of $50-60 million from the visit to one of the world’s economic powers.

The governor recently returned from a including stops in Beijing and Shanghai. During his visit, the governor met with a member of the Chinese cabinet and signed an agreement with the mayor of the Jinshan district.

We sat down with the governor shortly after his return to discuss the economic benefits he expects to see for the state, how this trip will boost tourism in our state and what he learned about the rising economic power.

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