The Indo-Pacific region is facing a number of security challenges, including the rise of China, terrorism, and maritime piracy. The visit will be an opportunity for the US and India to discuss their concerns about these challenges
The US and India are major trading partners, and they have a strong interest in promoting economic cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region. The visit will be an opportunity to discuss ways to expand trade and investment between the two countries
China is a rising power in the Indo-Pacific region, and the US and India are concerned about its growing influence. The visit will be an opportunity to discuss ways to counter China's influence and to promote a rules-based order in the region.
The US and India are both members of regional organizations such as the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue (Quad) and the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA). The visit will be an opportunity to discuss ways to advance cooperation through these organizations.