Trade section

The economic and commercial section at the Bulgarian Embassy to the United States in Washington, D.C. covers a wide range of assistance activities in all areas related to the bilateral economic relations between Bulgaria and the United States of America. It services the public institutions in both countries, the private corporate sector in Bulgaria and the US and civil society institutions such as NGOs, industry associations and think-tanks.

Activities and services

  • Commodity trade: import facilitation and consultancy; market entry hints for exporters;
  • Investment and outsourcing
  • Energy – cooperation, investment and trade; oil and gas concessions
  • Agriculture – cooperation, research, commodities, investment, equipment
  • Tourism – destination promotion, consultancy to tour operators, advertising materials
  • Travel industry – airlines, airports, trip assistance and consultancy for travel agencies
  • Transportation, freight, container, terminals and infrastructure
  • Finance, insurance, banking and capital markets
  • Science commercialization, tech, research and development
  • IT and telecommunications
  • Defense industry
  • Trade agreements, TTIC, regulatory compliance

Contact us

Ivo Konstantinov
Commercial Officer

Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria
1621 22nd Street, NW, Dimitar Peshev Plaza, Washington D.C. 20008
Tel. +1 202 332 6609; 202 387 0174 ext.#212
Fax: +1 202 332 6609


Teodora Boteva
Head of the Commercial and Economic Office

Consulate General of Republic of Bulgaria
500 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 600, Chicago, Illinois 60611
Tel.: +1 312-396-4078
Cell:+1 (312) 383 8889