Bilateral relations are strong, with the U.S. and Qatar coordinating closely on a wide range of regional and global issues. As a valuable partner to the U.S., Qatar has played an influential role in the region through a period of great transformation. Together, we support progress, stability and prosperity in the region. The U.S. and Qatar also cooperate on security in the Persian Gulf region.
Bilateral Economic Relations
The U.S. and Qatar have extensive economic ties. As Qatar’s largest foreign investor and its single largest source of imports, the U.S. has developed a robust trade relationship with Qatar, with over 120 U.S. companies operating in country. The U.S. and Qatar have signed a trade and investment framework agreement and host an annual bilateral Strategic Dialogue. Qatar has announced a plan to invest $45 billion of its sovereign wealth fund in the U.S. by 2021.