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U.S. Relationship

Islamabad, Pakistan, March 2021, The Pakistan Monument, a national monument and heritage museum in Islamabad, symbolizing the unity of Pakistan people. It's reflecting history of Pakistan.
Islamabad, Pakistan, March 2021, The Pakistan Monument, a national monument and heritage museum in Islamabad, symbolizing the unity of Pakistan people. It's reflecting history of Pakistan.

U.S.-Pakistan Relations

The United States established diplomatic relations with Pakistan following the country’s independence in 1947.  We have a multi-faceted relationship with Pakistan in areas ranging from counterterrorism to energy to trade and investment.  Pakistani forces have made significant sacrifices in recent years to reclaim parts of the country previously held by militant groups.  Pakistan also has taken some action against externally-focused
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Islamabad, Pakistan, March 2021, The Pakistan Monument, a national monument and heritage museum in Islamabad, symbolizing the unity of Pakistan people. It's reflecting history of Pakistan.

Bilateral Economic Relations

Pakistan is the fifth largest country in the world by population and the 42nd  largest economy in 2019.   The United States is Pakistan’s largest export destination country, while China is Pakistan’s largest import partner.  U.S.-Pakistan trade in 2019 stood at $6.5 billion, with Pakistan running a modest surplus of $1.3 billion. The United States has been one of the
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Islamabad, Pakistan, March 2021, The Pakistan Monument, a national monument and heritage museum in Islamabad, symbolizing the unity of Pakistan people. It's reflecting history of Pakistan.

U.S. Civilian Assistance to Pakistan

The primary focus of the U.S. civilian assistance program is to partner with Pakistan in its development toward security, stability, prosperity, and self-reliance.  Working across the U.S. government, and in cooperation with Pakistan, international donors, and development partners, U.S. assistance has focused on projects supporting U.S.-Pakistan trade and economic growth, strengthening the rule of law in the newly merged districts,
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Integrated Country Strategies

The Integrated Country Strategy is the four-year strategy articulating U.S. priorities in a given country. The Chief of Mission leads the strategy.

Investment Climate Statements

The Investment Climate Statements analyze a variety of economies that are or could be markets for U.S. businesses and provide information on the business climates.

Fiscal Transparency Report

The Fiscal Transparency Report analyzes government transparency and identifies needed changes to improve public spending accountability.

The U.S. delivers COVID vaccines to Pakistan.

COVID-19 Vaccine Deliveries

Since June, 2021 the United States has donated 79,002,050 safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine doses with the people of Pakistan. This includes 73,501,990 Pfizer and 5,500,060 Moderna doses. Of the 79,002,050 vaccine doses, 100% were donated in partnership with COVAX.

The United States is committed to leading an international and coordinated effort to accelerate access to safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines to meet global needs. The United States is working with other governments and partners including COVAX, Caricom, and the African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT) to protect communities from COVID-19 and apply lessons from this pandemic to enhance health security now and in the future.

Learn more about our work Delivering Vaccines and on COVID-19 Recovery.

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