Foreign Consuls Visit Midwest Inland Port


On April 5th and 6th, officials from the Midwest Inland Port and the Economic Development Corporation of Decatur – Macon County hosted representatives from the following Chicago Consulate offices: Ecuador, Bulgaria, Spain, Korea – KOTRA, Italy, Argentina, Hungary, Mexico, South Africa, and Philippines.

These foreign dignitaries learned about the Decatur economy and opportunities in the area for business development and expansion. During their 2-day visit, they toured ADM North American Headquarters and Complex, ADM Intermodal Ramp, Mueller Water Products, and TCCi Manufacturing. They also enjoyed presentations at Millikin University, Beach House, and Gin Mill.

Hear what the distinguished guests had to say about their trip to Decatur: