UPDATE: Missouri reaches $4.4 billion trade agreement with China

Monday, October 24, 2011 | 12:41 p.m. CDT; updated 7:13 p.m. CDT, Monday, October 24, 2011

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Monday the state has reached an agreement to sell $4.4 billion worth of products to China for the next three years starting in 2012.