Numerous U.S. Government resources provide information about contemporary East Asian and West European political and economic developments including:
Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA)-Administers U.S. military assistance programs
Commerce Dept. Export.gov/ (Provides information on export opportunities for U.S. businesses and economic conditions in foreign countries)
Energy Information Administration (Foreign country energy information resources)
U.S. Geological Survey Minerals Yearbook (Foreign countries-annual report on their mineral resources and policies)
U.S. Trade Representative (Negotiates trade agreements with foreign countries and international govt. organizations)
U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission (Examines national security implications of bilateral Chinese-U.S. trade and economic relationship) See this 2018 article on this agency.
Congress House Foreign Affairs Committee RRep. Greg Pence (R-IN) is a member of this committee.
(Congressional committees are responsible for approving new legislation, revising existing legislation, funding government programs, and conducting oversight of these programs.)
Senate Foreign Relations Committee ( Senator Todd Young (R-IN) is a member of this committee. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee confirms presidential appointments like Secretary of State, ambassadors to foreign countries, and considers proposed treaties))
Commission on Security Cooperation in Europe (Congressional commission reviewing European countries compliance with the 1975 Helsinki Commission)
Congressional Executive Commission on China (Monitors China's human rights performance)
U.S.-China Strategic Competition in South and East China Seas; Background and Issues for Congress (Aug. 6, 2020 CRS report)
U.S. Military Presence in Poland (Aug. 4, 2020 CRS report)