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About United States of America

The United States of America abbreviated as the USA or US is a North American country of 50 states following the federal system. The country has local, state, and federal governments, and necessary powers are available with each system on the growth and management of the region.

Post-world war II, the US emerged as a global super power and has a strong clout and influence on the world. It is a highly developed country and the largest economy in the world. It is also the largest importer and second-largest exporter in the world. USA is a capitalist country and its American Way of Life ethos has always invited immigrants from various parts of the world primarily from China and India.

America is one of the Technologically advanced countries of the world.

Country Facts

 

Basic Details
RegionNorthern America
Capital CityWashington, D.C.
Government TypeFederal presidential constitutional republic
Official LanguagesEnglish
CurrencyUnited States dollar, USD
Phone Code +1
Important CitiesNew York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Phoenix, Philadelphia, San Antonio, San Diego, Dallas, San Jose
National DayNational Day (2nd Dec)
Economy
Ease of Doing Business Ranking
Primary IndustriesPetroleum natural gas steel motor vehicles aerospace chemicals telecommunications electronics food processing pharmaceuticals consumer goods lumber mining defense equipment healthcare information technology construction retail real estate financial services
Major ExportsAgricultural products, Fuels and mining products, Manufacturers, Mineral fuels including oil, ectrical machinery, equipment, Optical, technical, medical apparatus, Vehicles, Pharmaceuticals.
Major Exports to IndiaAnimal, Footwear, Hides and Skins, Textiles and Clothing, Wood, Vegetables, Machinery and Electricals, Minerals, Transportation, Chemicals
Major ImportsAgricultural products, Fuels and mining products, Manufacturers. Machinery, Electrical machinery, Vehicles and automobiles, Minerals, fuels, and oil, Pharmaceuticals, Medical equipment and supplies
Major Imports from IndiaStone and Glass, Fuels, Textiles and Clothing, Transportation, Metals, Raw Materials, Chemicals, Vegetables, Plastic or Rubber, Animal, Wood
Foreign Relations
Trade Agreements with IndiaBilateral Trade and Investment
Bordering NationsCanada, Mexico
Member ofAustralia,New Zealand,United States Security Treaty(ANZUS), Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation(APEC), Antarctic treaty system(ATS), East Asia Summit(EAS), Group of 10(G10), Group of 20(G20), Group of 7(G7), Group of 8+5(G8+5), International Monetary Fund(IMF), North American Free Trade Agreement(NAFTA), North Atlantic Treaty Organization(NATO), Organization of American States(OAS), Organisation for Economic Co-operation Development(OECD), Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe(OSCE), Pacific Community(SPC), Southeast Asia Treaty Organization(SEATO), Global Cultural Districts Network(GCDN), Pacific Economic Cooperation Council(PECC), World Trade Organization(WTO), United Nations(UN)
Indian Embassy DetailsH.E. Taranjit Singh Sandhu
Honourable Ambassador
Embassy of India
2107 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008
Email: hoc.washington@mea.gov.in
Phone: (202) 939-7000
Embassy Details in IndiaH.E. Mr. Kenneth Ian Juster
Honorable Ambassador
Embassy of the United States of America
Panchsheel Marg, Shantipath, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi, Delhi 110021.
Email: protocolnewdelhi@state.gov
Phone: 011 2419 8000