International companies in Arkansas employ 48,000 U.S. workers. Approximately 31,600 of those jobs are in the manufacturing sector. With 481 international companies in the Natural State, global investment grows Arkansas's economy. Discover how global investment is growing Arkansas's economy and providing high-quality jobs in local communities.

Download PDF

Globally Connected

48,000 Workers

in Arkansas are employed as a result of global investment - an increase of 7.1 percent since 2013.

31,600 Mfg Workers

in Arkansas - 65.8 percent of all FDI jobs in the state - are in the manufacturing sector.

Japan, United Kingdom, and France

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

481 Global Employers

have operations in Arkansas.