Getting Started in the U.S.

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

Investing in the USA

Main goal of SelectUSA initiative is 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 our states—the primary drivers of economic development in the United States.

Getting Started

Practical steps for a potential investor or exporter are described below to make best use of USG services.

  1. 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.
  2. Contact us at the U.S. embassy to discuss your interests and needs
  3. Contact the nearest office of the Association of State Offices Overseas to learn more about state government resources.

Protecting your Privacy

For more information on how the Department of Homeland Security protects information you provide in connection with travel to the United States, please visit (PDF, 163KB) or contact U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

Information on the Traveler Redress Inquiry Program

To learn more or to seek resolution regarding difficulties during travel screenings or immigration procedures at U.S. transportation hubs, please visit