Getting Started in the U.S.

For Companies Interested in Doing Business in the United States

SelectUSA initiative showcases the United States as the world’s premier business location and to provide easy access to federal-level programs and services related to business investment. SelectUSA is designed to complement the activities of our states- the primary drives of economic development in the United States. Specific information is available for Azerbaijani investors at

Visit the website to obtain general information about investing in the United States. SelectUSA seeks to highlight the many advantages the United States offers as location for business and investment. From a vast domestic market, to a transparent legal system, to the most innovative companies in the world, America is the place for business. On the website you can browse business incentives offered by different states and territories.

The mandate of U.S. Embassy Baku is to help U.S. firms working to enter Azerbaijan. If, however, you are an Azerbaijani firm interested in selling goods or services in the United States we can help put you in touch with colleagues in a number of different organizations who have the ability to help you.

First and foremost is AZPROMO, a division of the Ministry of Economic Development in Azerbaijan. AZPROMO’s charge is to help Azerbaijani companies enter foreign markets, including the U.S. market. They can also help interested Azerbaijani companies be in touch with their U.S. counterparts in country.

The U.S./Azerbaijan Chamber of Commerce also boasts an impressive array of U.S. and Azerbaijani companies and can help you network with their membership. Based in Washington D.C., U.S.A.C.C. is active in building business links between the two countries.

Last, but certainly not least, is the American Chamber of Commerce in Azerbaijan. The single largest private sector business association in Azerbaijan, AmCham is uniquely suited to helping companies, U.S. or Azerbaijani, succeed in Azerbaijan and can help them make solid contact with companies in the U.S. interested in Azerbaijani goods and services.