The Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs (EB) is led by Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez. EB's mission is to promote economic security and prosperity at home and abroad. The Bureau's work lies at the critical nexus of economic prosperity and national security. As the single point where international economic policy tools and threads converge, we help promote a coherent economic policy across the U.S. Government. On this site you will find links and resources for all of these tools and the ways the U.S. Department of State and EB are engaged to implement U.S. foreign economic policy.
The Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs is divided into seven areas:
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