When companies based abroad invest in the United States and create jobs for Americans.
State Insourcing Jobs:
Private Sector Workforce Employed by FDI:
U.S. subsidiaries in Alabama play a vital role in supporting jobs. They now employ 92,200 Alabamians—an increase of 20% since 2010.
Alabama has proven to be an attractive location for international employers, ranking 25th in the United States in the number of employees supported by U.S. subsidiaries.
In fact, the relative portion of jobs in Alabama supplied by U.S. subsidiaries remains significant. They provide the livelihood for more than 6% of Alabama's private-sector workforce.
U.S. subsidiaries’ employment in Alabama is heavily concentrated in manufacturing. More than 60% of these jobs are in manufacturing industries.
U.S. subsidiaries support 58,200 manufacturing workers in Alabama.