Federal Incentives

SelectUSA is a U.S. government-wide program housed in the International Trade Administration at the United States Department of Commerce. Their mission is to facilitate job-creating business investment into the United States and raise awareness of the critical role that foreign direct investment (FDI) plays in the U.S. economy.

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What SelectUSA Does..

As chair of the Federal Interagency Investment Working Group (IIWG), SelectUSA works with more than 20 federal agencies and bureaus to increase coordination and provide guidance and information to respond to specific and broad-reaching issues that affect business investment decisions. Through its ombudsman services, SelectUSA collaborates with IIWG agency partners to help address investor questions and concerns relating to a wide range of federal regulatory issues.

SelectUSA Helps..

SelectUSA helps companies of all sizes find the information they need to make decisions; connect to the right people at the local level; and navigate the federal regulatory system. SelectUSA also assists U.S. economic development organizations to compete globally for investment by providing information, a platform for international marketing, and high-level advocacy.

Click here for a list of federal programs and incentives.

Contact Us
  • Economic Development
  • 713-274-1400

Contact U.S. Commercial Service Houston Office
  • Mickey Leland Federal Building
    1919 Smith St. suite 10079, Houston, TX 77002
    Main Office Line: (281) 228-5650
    Fax: (281) 228-5663

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