Taiwan Agricultural Goodwill Mission Visits The United States
Taiwan Agricultural Goodwill Mission Visits the United States
By Savannah Shih, Research Intern, East-West Center in Washington. She is a graduate student of Asian Studies at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
Note: this article originally appeared in the East-West Center’s Asia Matters for America/America Matters for Asia initiative on November 2, 2017.
In September, the Taiwan Agricultural Goodwill Mission sent its largest ever delegation to visit the United States and reaffirm agricultural trade ties. In Washington, DC, they were met by an equally impressive group from all over America: 15 legislators in total, including Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO), Sen. Steve Daines (R-MT), Sen. Al Franken (D-MN), …