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.

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

Hekinan, Japan

Choluteca, Honduras

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