A fee-based service that provides a background report on a specific foreign firm, prepared by U.S. commercial officers overseas. ICPs provide information about the type of organization, year established, relative size, number of employees, general reputation, territory covered, language preferred, product lines handled, principal owners, financial references, and trade references. ICPs include narrative information about the reliability of the foreign firm. Cost is $100 per report. Issued by the ITA.
To obtain an International Company Profile, contact the nearest Department of Commerce district office, or call 1 (800) USA-TRADE.