International companies in Tennessee employ 203,400 U.S. workers. Approximately 92,300 of those jobs are in the manufacturing sector. With 865 international companies in the Volunteer State, global investment grows Tennessee's economy. Discover how global investment is growing Tennessee's economy and providing high-quality jobs in local communities.

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203,400 Workers

in Tennessee are employed as a result of global investment - an increase of 33.4 percent since 2014.

92,300 Mfg Workers

in Tennessee - 45.4 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 Tennessee among all international employers.

865 Global Employers

have operations in Tennessee.

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