On October 20th, Ambassador Stephen Beecroft hosted a business roundtable with the representatives of several U.S. companies operating in Iraq.
Although the local market presents certain challenges, there is an increasing number of substantial U.S. companies making strategic investment commitments in Iraq.
The U.S. government is fully committed to increasing bilateral trade and U.S. investment in Iraq. Under the Strategic Framework Agreement, the U.S. Embassy continues to collaborate with the Iraqi government on topics ranging from public-private partnerships, financial sector reform, and best practices in procurement.
(Source: Embassy of the United States)