Getting Started in the U.S.

Investing in the USA

President Obama announced the SelectUSA initiative to showcase the United States as the world’s premier business location and to provide 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. Specific information is available for Russian investors at in English and Russian (информация по-русски).

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.

Contact us at the U.S. embassy to discuss your interests and needs


For information regarding business visas please visit for detailed information on obtaining visas, and please visit the visa page for US Embassy Moscow.