International companies in Alabama employ 120,400 U.S. workers. Approximately 66,100 of those jobs are in the manufacturing sector. With 672 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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120,400 Workers

in Alabama are employed as a result of global investment - an increase of 31.3 percent since 2013.

66,100 Mfg Workers

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

Japan, United Kingdom, and Germany

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

672 Global Employers

have operations in Alabama.

From 2013 to 2018, Alabama's FDI employment
While the state's overall private-sector employment