LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Indiana's governor is heading to Japan for the sake of business.

Eric Holcomb will take a delegation of business leaders and economic development officials on a trade mission to Japan next month. He says the purpose is to strengthen relationships and encourage investment and trade.

Holcomb says more than 280 Japanese businesses operate in Indiana and says the state's relationship with Japan is crucial to the economy.

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