Jennifer Carroll to lead South Africa trade mission
Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll will lead a trade mission to South Africa from Nov. 4-13, according to an Enterprise Florida news release this morning.
According to the state's main economic development arm, South Africa is a "top destination" for Florida exports for aircraft engines and parts, earth-moving equipment and plastic products. It's also one of the state's largest merchandise export destinations.
Several Florida cities, air and sea ports and universities have sister-relationships or long-standing exchange programs with counterparts in Africa, according to the release.
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