In USA Naidu assured all cooperation to the IT companies coming forward to set up their shops in Andhra Pradesh. Naidu spoke about agricultural transformations being done in AP during the Round Table Conference at Iowa State University Seed Park. He met with Kim Reynolds IA, Governor Iowa.
Naidu also Met with TANA representatives who offered to raise funds for development of AP by conducting 5k runs in 20 cities of America. The representatives also discussed the possibility of building TANA Bhavan in Amaravati, with a $2M investment & requested land for the same.
Naidu With the aim to start 500 new IT firms in AP in the next 12 months, met with representatives from around 80 IT companies from all of USA. Around 450 NRIs have shown interest in investment opportunities, confirming of 100 MoUs will create 8000 direct & 12000 indirect jobs in IT sector.
Naidu met Craig Hill, President Iowa Farm Bureau Federation to expound over extensive use of technology in the agriculture sector of AP. Naidu also visited DuPont Pioneer in Iowa. He enquired about crop genetics & discussed methods to improve agricultural productivity. He participated in US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) round table conference with eminent personalities, on the 2nd day of US visit. He highlighted his vision of development & underlined the progress being made in Agriculture Sector of Andhra Pradesh.