Posted: Mon, October 15 2012 at 8:11 AM, Updated: Mon, October 15 2012 at 8:15 AM
Governor John Kitzhaber is traveling on a trade mission through Asia.
The governor will visit Shanghai, Hong Kong and Tokyo, among other cities, talking about Oregon products and agriculture.
China is one of Oregon's largest trading partners. Meanwhile, Japan is the state's most important agricultural export.
The governor will be making a 10 day trip the with first lady as well as economic development officials.