Advisory Council Contact Information
- Ericka Ukrow, Designated Federal Officer
- U.S. Department of Commerce
1401 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington DC, 20230
U.S. Trade Finance Advisory Council
The U.S. Department of Commerce Trade Finance Advisory Council advises the Secretary of Commerce in identifying effective ways to help expand access to finance for U.S. exporters, especially small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
The Trade Finance Advisory Council (TFAC) provides a forum to bring together the perspectives from all stakeholders in order to obtain balanced and comprehensive insights on the current challenges and prospects for U.S. exporters in accessing finance. The TFAC offers the opportunity for public input in the development of strategies that the Department of Commerce could incorporate as part of its export promotion and trade finance education efforts.
The TFAC will be comprised of up to 20 private-sector individuals, appointed by the Secretary of Commerce to serve for a two-year term. The Assistant Secretary for Industry and Analysis serves as the Executive Director. The Office of Finance and Insurance Industries administers the TFAC.
For more information about the TFAC, please contact:
Office of Finance and Insurance Industries
Ericka Ukrow, Designated Federal Officer
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