From November 4 – 15, with significant input from FCS, CLDP hosted a delegation of former Iraqi commercial attachés, government officials and professors, in Washington DC and Orlando, FL. These consultations were the second phase of a program that started in Baghdad June 2013. The program focuses on Training of Trainers for Iraq’s future commercial attachés. As part of the US consultations, the Iraqi officials met with the World Bank and related agencies, with the US Commercial Service and with a US Export Assistance Center – Baltimore. They also met with standard setting organizations. The overall objective of these meetings was to develop the delegates’ knowledge of best practices in trade, customer relations, investment promotion, and negotiations.