Pact to expand marine trade in South Florida and Spain

Civic leaders from South Florida and Spain will sign a goodwill agreement Wednesday in Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s office to support international marine trade.

The agreement between the Marine Industries Association of South Florida and the Barcelona Cluster Nautic seeks to bring businesses, high-paying jobs and other economic opportunities to the two regions.

The pact was a result of Seven50, a public-private collaboration to create prosperity over the next half century in Southeast Florida, from Monroe to Indian River counties. The name stands for seven counties, 50 years.

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