Governor Mike Beebe Working To Bring International Businesses To Arkansas

Published 07/12 2014 08:06PM

Updated 07/12 2014 10:52PM

LITTLE ROCK, AR -- Governor Mike Beebe travels overseas hoping to bring International Aerospace Business to Arkansas.

The Arkansas Economic Development Commission and Arkansas World Trade Center traveled along with him.

Their first stop -- London -- where they'll attend one of the world's biggest airshows.

Exports in the aerospace industry from Arkansas totaled nearly $2 billion last year.

The majority of those exports came from Dassault Falcon.

The group has not disclosed any information about the businesses they hope to persuade to come to Arkansas.

You can read more about the trip in this month's edition of Arkansas Money and Politics.

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