SelectUSA assists U.S. firms expanding or returning operations to the United States
RESEARCH & COUNSELING
Get reliable data and detailed analytics that support critical investment and location decisions.
NAVIGATE THE FEDERAL SYSTEM
Receive direct contacts to federal agencies for answering questions impacting your investment.
CONNECTIONS TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPERS
Make connections at the local level and identify valuable resources that can help move your investment forward.
Can SelectUSA Help You Bring Operations Back to the USA?
If you're a U.S. company and the answer to any of these questions is "yes," please contact us!
1. Are you interested in bringing business operations back to the United States?
2. Are you currently considering relocating some or all of your operations abroad?
3. Are you operating in the United States and a federal issue is hindering your business expansion?
Expanding Operations & Bringing Them Back
SelectUSA serves as a single point of contact at the federal level to help companies overcome obstacles, connect with economic development officials in states and localities, and find the best opportunities to grow. Since its inception, SelectUSA has facilitated more than US$64 billion in investment, creating and/or retaining over 86,000 U.S. jobs.
Learn more about how SelectUSA can help your company expand in or return operations to the United States.
Federal & State Resources
Use these existing resources to explore federal and state incentives, identify state-level economic development organizations (EDOs), find federal funding programs, and locate U.S. suppliers.
Federal & State Incentives
Federal Programs & Incentives Database
These federal programs are designed to support business investment in the United States.
State Business Incentives Database
Find state-level programs through this database developed by the Council for Community and Economic Research.
State EDOs & Contacts
Find state-level EDOs and connect with local opportunities directly at the source.
Manufacturing in the USA
Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP)
MEP provides U.S. manufacturers with access to resources they need to succeed.
Federal Trade Commission (FTC) - Made in the USA
FTC provides information on how to qualify your products as "Made in America" or "Assembled in America."
U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) - 301 Exclusions
USTR maintains an online portal with information and procedures that can help guide small businesses through the Section 301 exclusion process.
Assess Costs Everywhere (ACE) Tool
The ACE Tool provides an analytics framework for understanding the full range of costs associated with manufacturing in the United States (versus other locations).
Small Business Administration Financing
International Trade Loan
This product is for fixed asset purchases used in the United States for the production of goods and services involved in international trade.
Export Working Capital Program (EWCP)
EWCP provides short-term loans and lines of credit to finance export sales.
This product can be used for any export development purpose including marketing to foreign buyers, protecting intellectual property, developing e-commerce capabilities, and more.