Getting Started in the U.S.

SelectUSA: Your Partner for Growing in the United States


Headquartered at the U.S. Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C., SelectUSA is the first point of contact for companies that are looking to grow their business in the United States. The SelectUSA  initiative showcases the United States as the world’s premier business location and provides easy access to federal and state-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. SelectUSA seeks to highlight the many advantages the United States offers as a location for business and investment. On the SelectUSA  website you can browse business incentives offered by different states and territories. 

SelectUSA helps companies of all sizes:

  • Find the information they need to make decisions about investing
  • Connect to the right people at the state and local level
  • Navigate the federal regulatory system and find solutions to questions related to the federal government

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The SelectUSA Investment Summit

The SelectUSA Investment Summit is the highest-level foreign direct investment event in the United States. Attendees can learn about the U.S. business and investment climate from senior government leaders, meet face to face with hundreds of economic development organizations and thousands of potential investors, conduct online and on-site matchmaking, learn about resources and tools to invest in the United States, gain new perspectives from top-level executives and industry leaders, and pitch your startup in front industry experts and VCs.

Buying from the USA


The U.S. Government also assists with the export of U.S. goods and services through the Export-Import Bank and the USDA agricultural export credit guarantee program GSM-102. Georgian businesses interested in using either of these options are encouraged to contact the U.S. Embassy.

Export-Import Bank

USDA Agricultural Export Credit Guarantee