Getting Started in the U.S.

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

Investing in the USA

SelectUSA is designed to complement the activities of our states—the primary drivers of economic development in the United States.

Getting Started

Potential investors have many investigative tools for finding business investment opportunities in the United States. Here are two suggestions to begin your search:

  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 the premiere 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 in Guatemala City to discuss your specific interests and needs.


For information regarding U.S. business visas please visit the Business Visa Center for detailed information.