Partners

Snohomish County works closely with the following partners in advancing economic development and job creation across the county and its communities:

International Partners


Several foreign governments maintain consular representative offices in Seattle. The Lieutenant Governor’s office maintains a list of accredited consular offices in Washington State.

Snohomish County maintains sister relationships with the following international partners:

Korea

Dangjin, Chungcheongnam-do Province

Taiwan
City of Tainan, Sister County Agreement, Actual location by map

Snohomish County has memorandums of understanding with the following international partners:
China
City of Wuxi, Jiangsu Province
Jiulongpo District, Chongqing
City of Shanghai Water Authority

The following Snohomish County cities have sister city relationships and partnerships
Everett
Iwakuni, Japan
Sligo, Ireland
Sovetskaya Gavan, Russia

Edmonds
Hekinan, Japan

Lynnwood
Choluteca, Honduras

The Port of Everett also has international partnerships:
Port of Ishinomaki, Japan (friendly coalition agreement)
Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan (shipping agreement)