Consul-General Kobayashi visited Speaker Beth Harwell of the Tennessee House of Representatives (July 12th)

 On July 12th, Consul-General Kobayashi paid a courtesy visit to Speaker Beth Harwell of the Tennessee House of Representatives.  They discussed the long partnership between Japan and Tennessee, with Consul-General Kobayashi noting the contribution of the 190 Japanese companies operating in Tennessee as well as cultural exchanges in the state.
  Speaker Harwell welcomed Consul-General Kobayashi and expressed her support to further strengthen the relationship between Japan and Tennessee.