Getting Started in the U.S.

Investing in the USA

President Obama announced the SelectUSA initiative to showcase the United States as the world’s premier business location and to provide easy access to federal-level programs and services related to business investment. SelectUSA is designed to complement the activities of our states—the primary drivers of economic development in the United States.

Getting Started

If you’re interested in investing or doing business in the United States you should start by doing extensive research on the internet. There is a large number of websites that you can visit to get acquainted with every single thing you have to know about investing your money in the United States.

1.Visit the SelectUSA.gov website to obtain general information about investing in the United States. SelectUSA seeks to highlight the many advantages the United States offers as location for business and investment. From a vast domestic market, to a transparent legal system, to the most innovative companies in the world, America is the place for business. On the website you can browse business incentives offered by different states and territories.

2.Contact the nearest office of the Association of State Offices Overseas to learn more about state government resources

Visas

For information regarding business visas please visit http://travel.state.gov/visa/ for detailed information.