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 Pennsylvania play a vital role in supporting jobs. They now employ 299,700 Pennsylvanians—an increase of 27% since 2002.
Pennsylvania has proven to be an attractive location for international employers, ranking 4th in the United States in the number of employees supported by U.S. subsidiaries.
In fact, the relative portion of jobs in Pennsylvania supplied by U.S. subsidiaries remains significant. They provide the livelihood for nearly 6% of Pennsylvania's private-sector workforce.
U.S. subsidiaries’ employment in Pennsylvania is heavily concentrated in manufacturing. More than 40% of these jobs are in manufacturing industries.
U.S. subsidiaries support 121,100 manufacturing workers in Pennsylvania.