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Key Topics – Office of Commercial and Business Affairs

Helping U.S. businesses and entrepreneurs pursue opportunities abroad and promoting responsible business conduct

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The State Department’s gateway for American businesses overseas

Our mission is to employ U.S. government resources to assist and advocate for U.S. business interests abroad, encourage responsible business conduct, promote a vibrant ecosystem for entrepreneurship and innovation, and ensure U.S. private sector concerns are integrated into our foreign and economic policy.

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Our new design makes it easier to find and learn about the State Department’s programs and services—from passports and visas to learning how U.S. diplomacy benefits the American people.