Department of Commerce


One of the 15 departments that comprise the executive branch system of the U.S. government. Established originally as the U.S. Department of Commerce and Labor in 1903, it is tasked with the oversight and the advancement of the country's economic and business activities involving trade, technology, entrepreneurship, economic development and statistical analysis.

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