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Welcome to Peru!

Looking for a reliable business partner? Need information about business opportunities in Peru? The Commercial Service provides a variety of services designed to support your company’s business activities in Peru.

Who Are We?

The Commercial Service is a global business unit of the U.S. Department of Commerce. We are a network of trade professionals in over 100 U.S. cities and 80 countries dedicated to helping U.S. companies find the right contacts overseas.

Who Are Our Clients?

Our principal clients are new-to-export, new-to-market, and small-and-medium sized U.S. companies. We also provide assistance to Peruvian clients interested in importing U.S. products and services.

What is Our Mission?

Worldwide, the Commercial Service promotes the export of U.S. goods and services and seeks to protect U.S. business interests, including U.S. investments. We accomplish our goals via advocacy and outreach on behalf of U.S. businesses. Our goals are:

  • To keep U.S. firms informed of the risks and rewards of doing business in Peru and of the high potential of export opportunities especially for U.S.-origin manufactured goods,
  • To facilitate the Peruvian government’s compliance with trade agreements and support the resolution of compliance issues affecting U.S. exporters,
  • To continually seek transparent business practices and a level playing field for U.S. companies involved in on-going public tenders and investment opportunities in Peru,
  • To provide relevant market research and expand U.S. companies’ reach via our Information Center’s links to chambers of commerce outside of the capital city of Lima, and
  • To promote U.S. standards and protection of intellectual property rights.

Featured Event

The U.S. Department of Commerce will host the inaugural SelectUSA Investment Summit in Washington, DC from October 31 to November 1, 2013. The Summit will connect businesses and investors from around the world with economic development organizations from across the country in an effort to promote investment in the United States.