Kentucky

Kentucky
Insourcing
(in-sôrs-ing) v.

When companies based abroad invest in the United States and create jobs for Americans.

Capital: 
Frankfort
Population: 
4,380,415
State Insourcing Jobs: 
117,300
Private Sector Workforce Employed by FDI: 
7.4%
Manufacturing Jobs: 
65,800
Fast Facts: 
U.S. subsidiaries in Kentucky play a vital role in supporting jobs. They now employ 117,300 Kentuckians—an increase of 30% since 2010.
Kentucky has proven to be an attractive location for international employers, ranking 17th in the United States in the number of employees supported by U.S. subsidiaries.
In fact, the relative portion of jobs in Kentucky supplied by U.S. subsidiaries remains significant. They provide the livelihood for more than 7% of Kentucky's private-sector workforce.
Kentucky ranks 4th in the country in the share of its workforce supported by U.S. subsidiaries.
U.S. subsidiaries’ employment in Kentucky is heavily concentrated in manufacturing. About 60% of these jobs are in manufacturing industries.
U.S. subsidiaries support 65,800 manufacturing workers in Kentucky.

Unless noted otherwise, statistics are the latest publicly available government data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, http://www.bea.gov/

OFII Members in Kentucky

  • Air Liquide USA
  • Akzo Nobel Inc.
  • BAE Systems
  • BASF Corporation
  • BBA Aviation
  • bioMérieux
  • BOSCH
  • BP
  • Bridgestone Americas Holding
  • BT
  • Bunge Ltd.
  • Bunzl USA, Inc.
  • CEMEX USA
  • CGI Group
  • Chubb
  • DENSO
  • Deutsche Telekom
  • Diageo, Inc.
  • Doosan
  • DSM North America
  • G4S
  • Huhtamaki
  • InterContinental Hotels Group
  • Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • John Hancock Life Insurance Co.
  • Johnson Controls
  • Kering
  • Kerry
  • Kia Motor Corporation
  • Lehigh Hanson
  • L’Oréal USA
  • Magna International
  • Michelin North America, Inc.
  • Nestlé USA, Inc.
  • Oldcastle, Inc.
  • Panasonic Corp. of North America
  • Pearson Inc.
  • Randstad North America
  • Roche Holdings, Inc.
  • Rolls-Royce North America Inc.
  • Safran USA
  • Sanofi US
  • Schneider Electric USA
  • Schott North America
  • Shell Oil Company
  • Shire Pharmaceuticals
  • Siemens Corporation
  • Smith & Nephew, Inc.
  • Smithfield
  • Sodexo
  • Sony Corporation of America
  • The Tata Group
  • Thomson Reuters
  • thyssenkrupp North America, Inc.
  • Toyota Motor North America
  • Transamerica
  • UBS
  • Zurich Insurance Group