Opportunity Alaska: Trade Mission to China

In May, AEDC President Bill Popp joins more than two dozen Alaska companies — including half a dozen AEDC Investors — for Opportunity Alaska: China Trade Mission. China is Alaska’s largest trading partner and the trip, organized by the State of Alaska, aims to connect Alaska businesses with industry leaders, potential customers, key decision makers and government officials. Bookmark this page for regular updates from the Alaska delegation.

Alibaba, automation and Alaska’s future

Day 6: An airport opportunity

Day 5: Big news from Beijing

Day 4: Business in Beijing

Day 3: The China-U.S. Governors’ Forum

Day 2: Introductions, meetings and a hot pot surprise 

Day 1: Arriving in Chengdu

A sign at Alibaba headquarters in Hangzhou, China.