Illinois seeks to improve relations and agriculture trade with Cuba
A high-level, bi-partisan Illinois delegation will visit Cuba Oct. 11-14, 2015. The goal of this mission is to continue opening up agricultural trade with Cuba, which creates jobs and opportunities for Illinoisans.
During the mission, the delegation will meet with representatives from the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Investment and Economic Cooperation, Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Cuban Ministry of Agriculture, U.S Embassy, Alimport and business leaders. They also will tour farms, cooperatives and local private markets.
On the final day, the group plans to discuss the future of U.S.-Cuba Agriculture Relations.