International companies in Alabama employ 120,100 U.S. workers. Approximately 65,900 of those jobs are in the manufacturing sector. With 685 international companies in the Yellowhammer State, global investment grows Alabama's economy. Discover how global investment is growing Alabama's economy and providing high-quality jobs in local communities.

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120,100 Workers

in Alabama are employed as a result of global investment - an increase of 29.1 percent since 2014.

65,900 Mfg Workers

in Alabama - 54.9 percent of all FDI jobs in the state - are in the manufacturing sector.

Japan, Germany, and Canada

support the largest number of jobs in Alabama among all international employers.

685 Global Employers

have operations in Alabama.

From 2014 to 2019, Alabama's FDI employment
While the state's overall private-sector employment