More than 327,000 U.S. workers are employed because of international investment in Florida, an increase of almost 41 percent in the past five years.
Japan-based automaker Honda has invested in its manufacturing plant in Marysville, OH.
Denso plans to invest $1 billion into its plant in Maryville, TN.
During remarks at Shell Chemicals' Geismar, LA plant, Governor Edwards highlighted the great contributions that global investment has made in Louisiana.
India-based Tech Mahindra has announced its plans to expand its plant in Alpharetta, GA.
China-based BYD plans to add 1,200 full time production jobs to a plant in Lancaster, CA.