Foreign Direct Investment Archives

Business Report: Georgia – Latvian Fiberglass Producer Puts U.S. HQ in Dublin, GA

Valmiera will make fiberglass, like the rolls above at its plant in Latvia, at a new facility in Dublin, GA.

Valmiera Glass will invest $20 million in a new manufacturing facility, creating 150 jobs.

Metro Chicago Exports Collaboration Launched

Chicago skyline.

Despite high exporting volume, only 6% of the region’s small and mid-size firms currently export and, on average, less than half of those firms export to more than one market.

Japanese Auto Parts Supplier Locates New Operations In Jamestown, IN

Executives at Fukai Toyotetsu Indiana Corporation (FTIC) break ground in Boone County, Indiana.

This is the first company with roots in Indiana’s sister state to invest in Indiana.

Barclays Bank Chooses McKinney, Texas For U.S. Tech Center

Barclays Skyscraper.

The Barclays Technology Center will support the bank’s operations globally by providing technology support to the business and developing solutions for all the group’s activities and requirements.

More Commercial Real Estate Execs Expect To Increase Capital Spending Amid Tepid Economic Growth In 2014

Best real estate investments in the US.

The KPMG survey was completed from February through April 2014 and reflects the responses of 100 senior commercial real estate executives from the United States.

Toyota Continues To Grow Investment In Michigan

Toyota Technical Center Ann Arbor, MI, headquarters.

As part of this initiative, Toyota will move about 250 direct procurement positions from its manufacturing headquarters in Erlanger, KY, to a new facility to be built at the TTC campus in York Township.