Secretary of Commerce
Karen Dunn Kelley
Under Secretary for Economic Affairs
Doc was founded in the year 1903. The organisation has been operational for 116 years now. The former name of the organisation was United States Department of Commerce and Labor, which was changed to the Department of Commerce in the year 1913, and a separate Department of Labor was established.
In the year 1940, the Civil Aeronautics Authority and also the Weather Bureau was also amalgamated with the organisation as well. Then in the year 1949, the Federal Works Agency was dissolved, and the Public Roads Administration was again merged with the organisation too. In the year 1958, the Federal Aviation Agency took over the place of the Civil Aeronautics Authority. By 1961, the United States Travel Services was established by the organisation. The organisation was also responsible for the establishment of the Minority Business Development Agency (MDBA), in the year 1969. Next year, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration OR NOAA were founded.
The headquarters of the organisation is based in 1401 Constitution Avenue, North West. The name of the place is Washington, while the state name is DC, USA. The area pin code is 20230.
United States Department of Commerce or commonly known as DOC is an American organisation that focuses on the economic growth of the USA government. The current secretary of the organisation is Wilbur Ross. As of the year 2018, the annual budget of the company was $9.6 billion. Also, the number of employees working in the organisation is more than 46,600, as of the year 2018.
The primary services provided by the organisation include allowing the USA government to flourish and help in various aspects of its economic development. This includes analysis of economic data, taking government and business decisions, and also assist in setting up industry standards as well. The organisation also helps in creating jobs, promote sustainable development and also improve the quality of life, of all American citizens.
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