Xylem Inc. in April was one of 25 companies to participate in a U.S. Presidential Trade Mission to the People’s Republic of China.

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and Deputy Secretary of Energy Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall led the Smart Cities – Smart Growth Business Development Mission, April 12 – 17, with visits to Beijing, Shanghai, and
Guangzhou. The mission was intended to help U.S. companies launch or increase their business operations in China for sustainable products and services, such as clean air and water technologies, smart buildings, green data centers, energy efficient technologies, waste treatment technologies, smart grid, and green transportation.

Representing Xylem were Chris McIntire, Senior Vice President and President – Analytics and Treatment, and Shuping Lu, President of Xylem China.