Indiana counts Japan as its largest Asian trading partner and third-largest foreign export country in the world.
Governor Mike Pence kicked off his economic development mission to Japan on Sunday. It marks the seventh jobs tour for the governor since taking office.
The mission marks Mike Pence's first overseas trip to Japan as governor.
Governor Mike Pence is traveling to Japan in September to talk to business leaders about investment in Indiana.
Skillman says she believes Hoosier companies are just beginning to realize what opportunities are available globally.
Greensburg Honda Plant officials are adjusting production levels in an effort to preserve parts.
A spokesperson for Honda Manufacturing of Indiana says the company’s Greensburg plant has not been affected by the natural disasters that occurred in Japan.
Only Earlham College in Richmond is recommending its 25 students studying abroad to return to the U.S., at least until classes resume in May.
Many Indiana-based employees and executives are reporting difficulty contacting parent companies in Japan.
As university communications personnel worked to contact Japanese students, volunteer professor Takako Kojima attempted to contact her family in Tokyo.