The mission of the Division is to create the circumstances for financial development and alternative.
The Division of Commerce promotes job creation and financial development by guaranteeing truthful commerce, offering the info essential to assist commerce and constitutional democracy, and fostering innovation by setting requirements and conducting foundational analysis and growth. By means of our bureaus and 46,608 workers (as of January 31, 2018) positioned in all 50 states, each U.S. territory, and greater than 86 nations, we offer U.S.-based corporations and entrepreneurs invaluable instruments via applications such because the Decennial Census, the Nationwide Climate Service, NOAA Fisheries, and the Overseas Business Service. Amongst many different capabilities, the Division oversees ocean and coastal navigation, helps negotiate bilateral commerce agreements, and enforces legal guidelines that guarantee a stage taking part in area for American companies and staff.
The Division has one overarching objective: Serving to the American Financial system Develop. Every of the Division’s 5 strategic targets advances our mission and helps this objective:
Learn our 2018–2022 strategic plan