Getting Started in the U.S.

On this page, you will find a brief description of resources available for companies in Serbia considering investments in the United States and some suggestions for getting started.

Investing in the USA

In 2011, 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 individual states, which remain the primary drivers of economic development in the United States.

Getting Started

  • 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.
  • Explore host country resources, such as those available through the Serbian Chamber of Commerce or the Serbian Investment and Export Promotion Agency (SIEPA).
  • Contact us at the U.S. Embassy to discuss your interests and needs.
  • Contact the nearest office of the Association of State Offices Overseas to learn more about state government resources.


For complete information regarding business visas for the United States, please visit