Welcome to the Office of the Secretary.

The mission of the Office of the Secretary is to maintain the official records and documents of the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC).

The Secretary compiles and maintains the Commission's official records, including petitions, briefs, and other legal documents.

This office also issues Commission notices, reports, and orders, and it schedules and participates in all Commission meetings and hearings.

Other key functions include making determinations on requests for confidential treatment of information, requests for information to be released under protective order, and requests under the Freedom of Information Act.