Suzhou, China and Washington University School of Medicine Sign Medical Consulting Agreement
World Trade Center St. Louis (WTC STL) connected the China National Development Bank and Suzhou, China based HuiCi Health Management Co. with Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM), Siteman Cancer Center and BJC Healthcare for a new medical consulting agreement. This agreement includes significant new healthcare service exports in the form of consulting on the design and construction of a new cancer hospital in Suzhou, China. Read
press release from WUSM
from June 2019.
Trade Delegation to Mexico
In partnership with the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan St. Louis, the WTC STL organized a successful multi-industry outbound
trade mission to Mexico
(April 6-12, 2019), with a delegation of 25, including representatives from AllianceSTL, Bayer, BioSTL, Centene, Maritz, St. Louis Lambert International Airport, and others.
Trade & Investment Delegation to the United Kingdom & The Netherlands
WTC STL led a
foreign direct investment delegation to the UK and The Netherlands
, including representatives from Bayer, BioSTL, British Consulate-General Chicago, Missouri Partnership, Missouri Dept. of Agriculture, St. Louis Regional Chamber, St. Louis Economic Development Partnership, the Yield Lab and the University of Missouri - St. Louis.
Leveraged local industry knowledge and experience to promote St. Louis and Missouri's position as a global leader in agricultural technology research, innovation and investment.
Growing Global 2019
Sept. 25, 2019 marked 21 years of Growing Global. This year's theme,
US-China Relations: The Next 40 Years, took a closer look at diplomatic relations between the US and China. A dialogue with China experts examined the nature of the Sino-American relationship at this pivotal point in our history. More than 600 business, civic and elected leaders were in attendance.
Foreign Direct Investment & InBIA
Working with many local partners, including 39 North and the Helix Center, WTC STL hosted a number of inbound agriculture and food-oriented focused delegations from Central America and Europe.
St. Louis-Nanjing Sister Cities Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Collins and Hermann sponsored the gift of a 7-foot tall bronze statue in the likeness of Cardinals pitcher, Adam Wainwright from the city of St. Louis to Nanjing.