Generalizes on the best strategy to enter the market, e.g., visiting the country; importance of relationships to finding a good partner; use of agents.
The U.S. Commercial Service may assist U.S. companies to find the right partner through the Gold Key Service (GKS) and the International Partner Search (IPS) service. Information on this service is available on Export.gov.
The Investment Development Authority of Lebanon (IDAL) is the national authority responsible for promoting investments in Lebanon. IDAL covers eight priority sectors: agriculture, agro-industry, industry, technology, IT, media, telecommunications, and tourism. IDAL has the authority to award licenses and permits for new investments in specific sectors. IDAL’s website (IDAL) is a one-stop-shop for investors and provides information on investment legislations, regulations, and starting a business.