Getting Started in the U.S.

Investing in the USA

SelectUSA initiative is a U.S. government-wide program led by the U.S. Department of Commerce. SelectUSA showcases the United States as the world’s premier business location and provides easy access to federal-level programs and services related to business investment. SelectUSA is designed to complement the activities of our states—the primary drivers of economic development in the United States. Since its inception, SelectUSA has facilitated US$ 30.7 billion in investment, creating and/or retaining tens of thousands of U.S. jobs.

Getting Started

The embassy can also help Fiji companies do business in the U.S. and find the best suppliers. This section provides practical steps and resources to help you.

  1. 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.
  2. Contact us at the U.S. embassy to discuss your interests and needs.
  3. Contact the Fiji Trade Commission in Los Angeles, CA.


For information regarding business visas please visit for detailed information.

The directory provides a list of U.S. companies with expertise in business-to-business matchmaking, distribution, marketing, and biosecurity compliance who are eager to work in Fiji and other Pacific markets.  The directory is follow-up from the March 2021 Direct Line virtual conference “Growing the Fiji Brand:  U.S. Services Needed” that attracted dozens of companies from across the United States eager to help Pacific exporters thrive.