Business, Agricultural & Education Groups Join Forces To Expand Nebraska’s Reach

LINCOLN- Business, agricultural and education groups are joining forces to expand Nebraska‘s reach into international markets that generate billions of dollars annually.

Gov. Pete Ricketts on Thursday announced the formation of a new international trade council. The council’s membership includes agricultural and business leaders and the University of Nebraska. Ricketts says council members will use their existing relationships to help other Nebraska groups that want to expand overseas.

His announcement came just before the second annual Governor’s Summit on Economic Development in Lincoln.