Jamshedpur, Jan. 15: U.S. Consul General Craig Hall visited Jamshedpur for the first time during January 14-15.
During his two-day tour, Hall highlighted several key elements of the Indo-US strategic partnership, with special emphasis on trade, commerce, and mutual business opportunities.
While in Jamshedpur, Hall visited a number of industries including Tata Steel, Tata Timken, Tata Cummins and Jusco.
He discussed opportunities for deeper and broader economic engagement between businessmen from the U.S. and India.
The US Counsel General also undertook a tour of Tata Steel�s Centre of Excellence and learned about the history of the House of Tata and its diverse business entities.
Additionally, he met with the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) Jharkhand Council members as well as some of the prominent local industrialists and businessmen.
As part of his outreach, Consul General Hall also visited Xavier�s Labor Relations Institute (XLRI) where he met with faculty and students to discuss U.S.-India relations in the context of higher education and economic partnerships.