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The Commercial Section
Updated: February 11, 2016

The U.S. Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. The U.S. Commercial Service helps U.S. companies get started in exporting or increase sales to new global markets.

What we do:
• Promote U.S. products and services
• Support U.S. businesses and investors in Tanzania
• Improve the investment climate

How we do it:
• Trade Counseling
• Market Intelligence
• Business Matchmaking
• Advocacy and Commercial Diplomacy
• Trade Promotion Programs

Doing Business in Tanzania:
Country Commercial Guide, 2015
Country Background Notes
Consular Information Sheet

The U.S. Commercial Service in Tanzania uses, the U.S. Government’s export portal, as its main online resource for exporting U.S. clients. For market research, trade events, trade leads, and information on how to export, please visit

US Government Resources:
US African Development Foundation
US Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)
US Trade and Development Agency
US Department of Agriculture
Export-Import Bank of the United States
Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)
US Trade Representative
US International Trade Commission
Federal Trade Commission
US Customs and Border Protection
Millennium Challenge Corporation
US Government Advocacy Center
Overseas Security Advisory Council


Contact Us:
U.S. Commercial Service
US Embassy, Dar es Salaam
Tel: +255-22-2294340