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Department of Commerce

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Agency overview

Mission

To promote job creation, economic growth, sustainable development and improved standards of living for all Americans by working in partnership with businesses, universities, communities and our nation's workers.

Current priorities

  • Creating jobs both domestically and abroad for U.S. citizens
  • Strengthening the international economic standing of the US and opening up new markets
  • Conducting research through the National Institute of Standards and Technology to improve the country’s technological infrastructure

Organization

The Department of Commerce is made up of twelve bureaus or agencies. Learn more about the organizational structure.

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Best Places to Work in the Federal Government

The Best Places to Work rankings measure employee satisfaction and commitment and draws on responses from nearly 376,000 federal employees across 371 federal agencies and subcomponents. In the 2013 edition, Commerce ranked 2nd out of 19 large agencies.Learn more