Africa stands at a crossroads. Economic growth has taken root across much of the region. Exports are booming, foreign investment is on the rise and dependence on aid is declining. Read more

Brazil & Latin America

Latin America has maintained high levels of economic growth and financial resilience, attracting increased foreign investment and tourism and progressing towards poverty alleviation, while building a larger and more demanding middle class. Read more


China is a global hub for manufacturing, and is the largest manufacturing economy in the world as well as the largest exporter of goods in the world. It is also the world's fastest growing consumer market and second largest importer of goods. Read more


The EU is the largest economy in the world, the biggest exporter and importer, the leading investor and recipient of foreign investment and the biggest aid donor. The Union is one of the world’s most outward-oriented economies. Read more

India & South Asia

India is currently one of the world's most attractive investment destinations. With the opening up of foreign direct investment in several sectors, the country is an eye-catching destination for overseas investors. Read more


Manufacturing has indeed picked up – due in large part to foreign companies setting up facilities in-country. Much of the recent investment in the manufacturing sector comes as a result of China’s rising wages. Read more

Middle East & Eurasia

Key market opportunities for U.S. firms will continue to be present in aerospace & defense, architectural, engineering and design, project management, security, urban transport, rail, oil & gas and power generation -including alternative & renewable energy. Read more

Russia & Central Asia

Central Asia is the core region of the Asian continent and stretches from the Caspian Sea in the west to China in the east and from Afghanistan in the south to Russia in the north. Read more

Singapore & Southeast Asia

Singapore’s key strategies have been to adopt a pro-business, pro-foreign investment, export-oriented economic policy framework, combined with state-directed investments in strategic government-owned corporations. Read more