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 544,800 Texans—an increase of 54% since 2002.
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 190,400 manufacturing workers in Texas.