A delegation of government and commercial representatives from the U.S. state of Oklahoma is visiting Baku from September 11 to September 16, 2005, the press service of the USA Embassy to Azerbaijan told Trend.
During the visit, the delegation will explore possibilities for trade, educational, and environmental relationships between private companies and government entities in
Azerbaijan and Oklahoma. Like Azerbaijan, the major industries in the state of Oklahoma are energy and agriculture. In addition, the state of Oklahoma has civic groups that are interested in educational, environmental, and humanitarian projects.
This exchange is being facilitated by the US EmbassyвЂ™s Office of Defense Cooperation under the auspices of the State Partnership Program.