ChamberNet California is a part of our national network of local Chambers of Commerce, established in Los Angeles, California to enhance and to promote California's economy by connecting export corporations in the State of California with importing companies all over the world. The Chamber helps U.S. exporters and freight forwarding companies to build strong business relations, expanding their trade and exploring new possible markets. We offer comprehensive research and reports about the economic climate in California's major cities and counties, such as Los Angeles, San Diego, San Jose, San Francisco,...etc. ChamberNet California prides itself for being the first Chamber of Commerce in the United States that adopts a fully electronic certification system that offers the importing companies/ governments an effective method to verify the authenticity of the Chamber's stamp. Additionally, the chamber provides a dynamic platform that enables customers to share their experience dealing with US corporations and to post their reviews and opinions about companies.
Our resources are not only available to our members. In fact, we offer assistance for exporters in all of the 5 states in which we are located to provide certification services for Invoice, Certificate of of origin, Packing List, and any other required export documents.
ChamberNet has the experience to educate and advise manufacturers and exporters how to export under a letter of credit, how to prepare an international contract, and to explain the process of obtaining any required attestation, certification, authentication, or legalization of their documents.
If California were considered as a country, its economy would be ranked among the top ten largest economies in the world with a GDP of $2.4 trillion. The total exports and imports of the State of California reached $573 billion In 2015, which represent 15% of the total United States imports and exports. In 2015, California’ exports reached $165.3 billion, which valued 11 % of total exports from the United States. Mexico is considered as California’s largest market with total exports that reached $26.8 billion in 2015. Canada comes in the second place with total exports that reached $16.9 billion , followed by China (($14.4 billion), Japan ($11.7 billion), Hong Kong ($8.7 billion), South Korea ($8.6 billion); Taiwan ($7.8 billion), the Netherlands ($5.6 billion), Germany ($5.3 billion), and the UK with total exports that reached $5.1 billion. The top exported products from California are Computer & Electronic, Transportation Equipment, Machinery, Miscellaneous Manufactured Commodities and Chemical.
The San Diego area has the most diverse economy in the United States. It has a major number of technology corporations, research facilities, military bases beside being a great tourism attraction.
With job growth of 2.52% and the unemployment rate that reaches 5.90%. San Jose is expecting a job growth that could reach 39.10%. Sales tax rate in San Jose is 8.75% and the income tax rate is 6.00%.
Tourism is the main industry in San Francisco with the best attraction sites around the world. Some of these attractions including Golden Gate Park and Bridge, Alcatraz prison tours and Pier 39.
With job growth of 2.50% and an unemployment rate that reaches 8.50%, Los Angeles is expecting a job growth in the next ten years that could reach 36.50%. The sales tax rate in Los Angeles is 9.00%, and income tax rate is 6.00%.
Also know as the City of Trees. Sacramento is located in the northeast of San Francisco and is considered to be easily accessible from all California with major interstates the east, west, north, and the south of California.
Agriculture is the main industry in Fresno, which earns $3.5 billion. Many food processing industries have developed, including canning, drying, and freezing plants. With Unemployment rate of 11.40%.
ChamberNet is a national network of local chambers of commerce extending all across the United States providing U.S. corporations, exporters and forwarders with comprehensive economic research about international markets. Headquartered in Washington DC, with an additional (5) branches in Texas, New York, California, Florida and Maryland, ChamberNet aims to enhance the American economy by building strong relations between American businesses and international importing countries. We take pride in being the first Chamber of Commerce in the United States to adopt a fully electronic certification system offering private and governmental importing officials an effective method for verification of the authenticity of ChamberNet's stamp. ChamberNet also provides a dynamic platform for customers to share their experiences with US companies by posting their reviews.
A Local Chamber of Commerce in California
453 South Spring St, Suite 734,
Los Angeles, CA 90013
Tel: (213) 800-9100