U.S. Commercial Service New Orleans

The U.S. Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration.


The U.S. Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. Located across the United States and in U.S. Embassies and Consulates in over 80 countries, our global network of trade professionals connects U.S. companies with international buyers, providing them with market intelligence, trade counseling, business matchmaking, and advocacy/commercial diplomacy support.

Whether you are a U.S. company looking to make your first export sale or expand to additional markets, or an international company looking to purchase products/services from the United States or find additional U.S. suppliers, we offer the expertise you need to connect with lucrative opportunities.

By leveraging our global network of 165 offices in 82 countries around the world as well as a multitude of local and national partners, we help increase your export sales. Our in-depth industry and tradecraft counseling coupled with an array of exporting services allows us to specialize in providing customized international business solutions.

Our experienced staff of International Trade Specialists will help you:

+ Identify and evaluate international partners
+ Navigate international documentation challenges
+ Create market entry strategies
+ Other export related guidance


Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Diversification
  • Identification and Research of Foreign Markets (Specialty)
  • Market Plan Development (Specialty)
  • Market Research (Specialty)

Import and Export Assistance

  • Certification and Licensing (Specialty)
  • Financial Assistance for Exporting Activities
  • Identification/Research of Foreign Markets (Specialty)
  • Locating Foreign Distributors (Specialty)
  • Networking/Exploring Exporting (Specialty)
  • Trade Education and Training (Specialty)

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship Program

Marketing and Sales

  • Competitive Analysis
  • Identification/Research of Foreign Markets (Specialty)
  • Market Research
  • Website Development


  • One-on-One Counseling

Networking and Associations

  • International Trade (Specialty)

Operations and Logistics

  • Locating Freight Forwarders/Customs Brokers

Regulatory Compliance

  • International Regulatory Compliance (Specialty)

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Selling to Foreign Governments and Businesses (Specialty)


  • International Trade Education and Training (Specialty)
  • Trade Education and Training (Specialty)
Contact Information
U.S. Commercial Service New Orleans
U.S. Customs House
423 Canal Street, Suite 419
New Orleans, LA 70130