Country Oveview

The United States of America (USA) is the world’s leading developed industrial country with agriculture and modern services industries.  The economy has a strong unique competitive edge and it is also the world’s number one largest export powerhouse and diversified import.

The U.S. economy represents about 20% of total global output, and is still larger than that of China.  Moreover, according to the IMF, the U.S. has the sixth highest per capita GDP (PPP), surpassed only by small countries such as Norway and Singapore.  The U.S. economy features a highly-developed and technologically-advanced services sector, which accounts for about 80% of its output.  The U.S. economy is dominated by services-oriented companies in areas such as technology, financial services, healthcare and retail.  Large U.S. corporations also play a major role on the global stage, with more than a fifth of companies on the Fortune Global 500 coming from the United States. 

The U.S. is the world’s leading exporter of services.  This includes financial and professional business services as well as other knowledge-intensive services.  Travel, transportation and tourism services are also a major export.

Facts about the U.S.

Please go to the useful links below for more details:

Maps of World                                     USA Facts

World Bank Group                              Doing Business   

FAO                                                        United States of U.S.

OECD                                                    Country Fact Sheet

Trading Economic                              United States Exports

Major Industries

As the world’s largest national economy, the United States boasts numerous booming industries, a powerful consumer market, and a competitive and innovative business atmosphere.

The country’s economic driving force is found in its fifty diverse, but united states.  Each state has particular industries as its flagship.  Thus, it is worthy to note who are on top of their game.

Here, we are listing the top states in each of the 10 leading industries in U.S..

Business Practices

Government of Canada                                     Doing Business in the United States

Austrade                                                                Doing business

SBIR-STTR                                                          Doing business in USA

K&L Gates                                                           Doingbusiness_US

PwC                                                                        Doing business in the U.S.

Gallet Dreyer & Berkey, LLP                           Doing business in the USA

Communicaid                                                      Country Guide

Country Code                                                       Business Etiquitte

TripAdvisor                                                           Customs, Habits, and Etiquette

New York International                                     American Business Etiquette