See how international companies are strengthening our economy by exploring GBA’s original research, FDI reports, issue primers, industry factsheets and shareable content.

Latest FDI Data.

Foreign direct investment in the United States (FDIUS) totaled $72 billion in the fourth quarter of 2022.


The New Macro Supercycle: 10 Themes Driving the Global Economy, Policy and Markets in 2023 with Tom Joyce of MUFG

The Global Business Alliance and Institute for International Bankers held an exclusive economic briefing with Tom Joyce, Managing Director at […]


Foreign Direct Investment in the United States, Preliminary 4th Quarter & Full-Year 2022

Foreign direct investment in the United States (FDIUS) totaled $72 billion in the fourth quarter of 2022. Net equity flows […]

Press Releases

Global Business Alliance Releases New State-by-State Analysis of Global Investment

A coalition of organizations representing millions of U.S. workers today sent a letter to leaders of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce


Top Five States with the Highest Concentration of FDI Jobs

Nationally, international companies employ 6.4 percent of America’s overall private sector. However, five states far exceed this national average by welcoming international companies into their local economy.


Ten States Leading America’s FDI Manufacturing Workforce

In the past five years, international companies created nearly 400,000 manufacturing jobs while the U.S. overall sadly lost 223,000. Global connections are key to America’s competitiveness in this sector, helping to diversify America’s economy and make it more resilient to downturns. Nationwide, 35.9 percent of FDI-supported jobs are in the manufacturing sector, with 25 states exceeding this average.


Building a Skilled Workforce: The Role of Apprenticeships for International Companies in the U.S.

While the United States has a highly skilled workforce, some areas of the country may not have the specialized talent that certain industries require…


Top Five States with the Fastest FDI Job Growth

When international companies invest in America, they cast a vote of confidence in our workforce and economy. Foreign direct investment […]


How to Engage with GBA

The Global Business Alliance (GBA) has two standing committees largely divided by executive function. Within each, working groups help formulate positions and tactics on specific issues or advocacy campaigns as they arise.


CEO Leadership Council

The Global Business Alliance (GBA) is the premier advocacy resource for international companies in America. With over three decades’ worth of expertise in helping international companies navigate the U.S. political and policy landscape, GBA launched the CEO Leadership Council in 2022 to raise our collective voice.


Toyota Motor North America Announces $90 Million Investment to Increase Production of Electric Vehicle Parts in West Virginia and Tennessee Plants

With the new investment, the plants are estimated to assemble 120,000 rear motors annually.


Shell Starts Production at Its First Renewable Natural Gas Facility in the U.S. in Junction City, Oregon

The new facility is expected to produce 736,000 MMBtu a year of RNG. Shell is developing more plants in Plains, […]


Sumitomo Begins $129 Million Upgrades to Tonawanda Tire Facility, Adding 50 New Jobs

The $129 million investment will go towards new equipment, a 55,000 square foot facility expansion and increased tire-production capacities. The […]