Flood Warning

CHINA TRIP: More Summer Travel For Branstad

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Gov. Terry Branstad’s summer travel plans have expanded to include a trip to China.

Branstad announced Friday he is accepting an invitation from Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping to visit China on a trade mission. The trip is scheduled for May 29th through June 5th.

Also participating in the tour is Iowa Economic Development Authority Director Debi Durham, who along with Branstad, will take part in meetings promoting economic development partnerships between Iowa and China.

Vice President Jinping visited Iowa in February.

Gov. Branstad is also visiting South America this summer on another trade trip. He’ll be discussing trade opportunities in Brazil and Chile from July 21st through July 28th.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.