Freedom of Information Act

Under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), you may make a written request for records that are held by any federal government agency. Each federal agency is responsible for meeting its FOIA responsibilities for its own records. is comprised of a number of partnering agencies. Below are links to the Partnering Agencies’ instructions on submitting FOIA requests.

International Trade Administration

Department of Energy

Export-Import Bank

Foreign Agriculture Service (FAS)

Agency for International Development (USAID)

Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)

Small Business Administration

Department of State

U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA)

Office of Foreign Assets Control

United States Trade Representative