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 Texas play a vital role in supporting jobs. They now employ 585,900 Texans—an increase of 30% since 2010.
Texas has proven to be an attractive location for international employers, ranking 2nd in the United States in the number of employees supported by U.S. subsidiaries.
In fact, the relative portion of jobs in Texas supplied by U.S. subsidiaries remains significant. They provide the livelihood for nearly 6% of Texas's private-sector workforce.
U.S. subsidiaries’ employment in Texas is heavily concentrated in manufacturing. Nearly 35% of these jobs are in manufacturing industries.
U.S. subsidiaries support 180,800 manufacturing workers in Texas.