The United States and the Sultanate of Oman share a strong bilateral relationship based on a joint commitment to the security and stability of the region. This was further enhanced when the two countries signed a Free Trade Agreement which came into effect in January, 2009. The FTA between the United States and Oman spurs investment and trade in goods and services by:
For U.S. firms interested in exporting to Oman, the U.S. Embassy in Muscat offers business counseling, export promotion services, and a wealth of information on opportunities and companies in the Omani market.
Our Country Commercial Guide (CCG) (PDF 772KB) presents a comprehensive look at Oman’s commercial environment using economic, political, and market analysis. The Country Commercial Guide includes chapters on selling U.S. products and services, leading sectors for U.S. exports and investments, and trade regulations and standards. Also, advice on investment climate, trade and project financing, business travel, contacts, market research, and trade events. CCGs were established by recommendation of the Trade Promotion Coordinating Committee (TPCC), a multi-agency task force, to consolidate various reporting documents prepared for the U.S. business community. CCGs are prepared annually at U.S. embassies through the combined efforts of several U.S. government agencies.