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 California play a vital role in supporting jobs. They now employ 665,000 Californians—an increase of 5% since 2002.
California has proven to be an attractive location for international employers, ranking 1st in the United States in the number of employees supported by U.S. subsidiaries.
In fact, the relative portion of jobs in California supplied by U.S. subsidiaries remains significant. They provide the livelihood for nearly 5% of California's private-sector workforce.
U.S. subsidiaries’ employment in California is heavily concentrated in manufacturing. More than 30% of these jobs are in manufacturing industries.
U.S. subsidiaries support 209,500 manufacturing workers in California.