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Washington

International companies in Washington employ 143,100 U.S. workers. Approximately 33,400 of those jobs are in the manufacturing sector. With 970 international companies in the Evergreen State, global investment grows Washington's economy. Discover how global investment is growing Washington's economy and providing high-quality jobs in local communities.

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143,100 Workers

in Washington are employed as a result of global investment - an increase of 31.2 percent since 2014.

33,400 Mfg Workers

in Washington - 23.3 percent of all FDI jobs in the state - are in the manufacturing sector.

Canada, United Kingdom, and Germany

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

970 Global Employers

have operations in Washington.

From 2014 to 2019, Washington's FDI employment
31.2%
While the state's overall private-sector employment
14.0%