Governor McAuliffe in Japan to win over businesses

(WDBJ) Governor Terry Mcauliffe is on a four-day trade and marketing mission to Japan until Saturday.

McAuliffe will meet with senior business executives during the mission, as well as promote Virginia's business location and tourism assets.

Virginia is home to nearly 70 Japan-based companies and 550 international companies altogether.

In 2016, Japan was the ninth largest market for total Virginia exports of goods and services.