International companies in Louisiana employ 76,800 U.S. workers. Approximately 20,700 of those jobs are in the manufacturing sector. With 556 international companies in the Pelican State, global investment grows Louisiana's economy. Discover how global investment is growing Louisiana's economy and providing high-quality jobs in local communities.

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76,800 Workers

in Louisiana are employed as a result of global investment - an increase of 6.1 percent since 2013.

20,700 Mfg Workers

in Louisiana - 27.0 percent of all FDI jobs in the state - are in the manufacturing sector.

United Kingdom, Canada, and France

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

556 Global Employers

have operations in Louisiana.

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