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Our team of U.S. and international industry specialists are dedicated to enhancing the global competitiveness of the U.S. tech industry, expanding market access, and increasing international sales.


The U.S. Department of Commerce is dedicated to increasing information and communications technologies (ICT) exports. We do this by strengthening the global competitiveness of these industries through industry analysis, trade policy development, trade promotion, and addressing trade barriers. The U.S. Department of Commerce works with businesses that use the digital economy to deliver their products and services. We provide international market research, procurement leads, and trade events tailored to accelerate their international growth.

Featured Events

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Access Africa Now: An Eight-part Virtual Series
February-September 2023 | 12 Noon ET | Virtual

Join the U.S. Commercial Service each month starting in February 2023 for a uniquely comprehensive look at the promise of the African continent for U.S. exporters. U.S. technology of all kinds is in demand throughout the continent. These webinars will help you gather the intel you need to develop your company's successful entry or expansion in Africa.
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Webinar: Learn How Companies are using Blockchain and Web3 to Supercharge their Businesses at Consensus 2023
March 9 | 2:00pm ET | Virtual | Cost: $0
Join the U.S. Commercial Service (USCS) and CoinDesk for a one-hour webinar to learn about opportunities for U.S. companies to explore Blockchain & Web3 and attend the Consensus festival 2023.
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Executive-led U.S. Business Development Trade Mission to Kenya (with optional stop in Tanzania)
March 27-30, 2023

The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA), is excited to announce an executive-led Trade Mission that will coincide with the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) Kenya’s Regional Business Summit that brings together key government and business leaders from East Africa – Kenya, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and the DRC.
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Global Cybersecurity Week
April 24-26, 2023 Meet us in San Francisco

U.S. cybersecurity solution companies are invited to join the U.S. Commercial Service’s Global Cybersecurity Chat. These 1:1 meetings provide cybersecurity companies with a chance to discuss international growth opportunities, leads, and market entry strategies with our cybersecurity advisors from overseas markets.
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Cybersecurity Landscape in Taiwan, South Korea, and Japan Webinar
May 17, 2023

Learn about the latest cybersecurity trends and opportunities in Taiwan, South Korea and Japan. Topics include: industry drivers, trends, and key players. Open Q&A session at the end of presentations.
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India Cybersecurity Business Development Mission
May 22-26, 2023

The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA), is organizing a Cyber security Business Development Mission to New Delhi and Mumbai, India, along with optional stops in Bangalore or Hyderabad, India.
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Infosecurity Europe, London
June 20-22, 2023

Exhibit at Infosecurity Europe
• Over 15,000 Industry professionals from 82 different countries
• develop brand recognition
• 74% of visitors authorize or influence security decisions
• 55% were first time visitors
• U.S. Pavilion turn key booth
Top Global Artificial Intelligence Markets Report
This report presents a brief overview of top AI global hubs outside the United States. Each country includes an AI ecosystem overview, government incentives & policies, education & research institutions, leading events, and industry groups.

How Can We Help You Expand Your Exports?

Our team members are experts in international business development and your best resource for business growth and job creation. Learn more about the ways we can assist your firm:
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Trade Counseling
International Trade Specialists are available to discuss your company’s exporting needs. Locate an industry specialist near you.
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Our Services
From counseling, to matchmaking, to market intelligence, our global network of trade professionals - located throughout the United States and in nearly 80 countries - can help your firm expand your exports.
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Privacy Shield
The EU-U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Frameworks provide companies on both sides of the Atlantic with a mechanism to comply with data protection requirements when transferring personal data.

Tech Market Intelligence

See our latest market intelligence related to the tech industry.
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Ghana Digital Services Taxes

Ghana revises its Value Added Tax (VAT) and other charges on non-resident digital services to remove minimum thresholds and increase VAT rate.

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Kenya Digital Superhighway Project

Kenya Digital Superhighway Project to expand fibre network and increase e-government services.

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Poland ICT Cyberattacks in Poland take place every 9 minutes

In 2022, number of cyberattacks grew significantly in Poland. Private, but also public sector – administration, hospitals, banking and other have been a target.

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Additional Resources

Office of Health & Information Technologies (OHIT)

OHIT’s Team provides industry and trade policy expertise to support U.S. suppliers of the hardware that enables the digital economy. These products range from semiconductors powering electronic devices like phones and computers, to the data center equipment that makes cloud computing possible.

Office of Digital Services Industries (ODSI)

The Office of Digital Services Industries (ODSI) evaluates the global environment for digital services, addresses foreign market trade and investment barriers, and promotes trade policies to increase the global competitiveness of the U.S. digital services industry.

Cross-Border Privacy Rules (CBPR) System

The APEC Cross-Border Privacy Rules (CBPR) System was developed by APEC economies with input and assistance from industry and civil society to build consumer, business and regulator trust in cross-border flows of personal information.