International companies in Ohio employ 310,700 U.S. workers. Approximately 158,100 of those jobs are in the manufacturing sector. With 1,186 international companies in the Buckeye State, global investment grows Ohio's economy. Discover how global investment is growing Ohio's economy and providing high-quality jobs in local communities.

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310,700 Workers

in Ohio are employed as a result of global investment - an increase of 22.2 percent since 2014.

158,100 Mfg Workers

in Ohio - 50.9 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 Ohio among all international employers.

1,186 Global Employers

have operations in Ohio.

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