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Doing Business in Israel: Business Resources

The Israel-America Chamber of Commerce and Industry, established in 1965, is a voluntary organization of companies and individuals dedicated to the promotion and enhancement of two-way trade and investment between Israel and the United States.

The BIRD Foundation's mission is to stimulate, promote and support industrial R&D that mutually benefits the United States and Israel.

The American-Israel Chamber of Commerce, Southeast Region was established in 1992 as a private, not-for-profit and non-governmental business organization. It works to boost the economies of Israel and the Southeastern United States by helping their companies develop business relationships with each other and explore new market opportunities. With more than 500 members today, AICC is headquartered in Atlanta and serves companies from Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Mississippi, and Israel.

America-Israel Chamber – Florida Chapter was established in 1993 by a group of Florida industrialists, entrepreneurs, and business professionals. The Florida Chapter of the AIC sponsors events and offers networking opportunities that promote and enhance connections between businesses in Florida and Israel. It also fosters trade and joint ventures between them. Its Business Development Department helps companies with specific business needs. The Chamber has assisted with relocation and recruitment for major companies that establish businesses in Florida and Israel. Through its network, the Chamber connects companies in all industries.

The Florida-Israel Business Forum, or FIBF, was incorporated in 2008 as a private, non-profit, non-governmental economic development organization. It promotes bilateral trade, commerce, and economic relations between Florida and Israel. Its business matching solutions give companies access to suitable partners and collaborators in Israel and Florida.

The International Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1919 to serve world business by promoting trade and investment, open markets for goods and services, and the free flow of capital. 

The International Trade Administration (ITA) strengthens the competitiveness of U.S. industry, promotes trade and investment, and ensures fair trade through the rigorous enforcement of our trade laws and agreements. ITA works to improve the global business environment and helps U.S. organizations compete at home and abroad.

ACC Israel serves in-house attorneys in Israel through networking, knowledge sharing, continuing legal education and advocacy on behalf of the in-house profession. It offers a strong local presence in Israel and through its affiliations a supportive international resource. ACC is the only organized source of information and networking in Israel devoted to in-house counsel.

Enterprise Florida Inc., a public-private partnership, is Florida’s primary organization devoted to statewide economic development.

The LinkedIn group Israeli Companies Doing Business in the United States targets executive decision-makers within Israeli companies that are interested in entering or expanding operations into the U.S. market. It offers advice and support with professional services including market research, strategic planning, business development, and recruitment.

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