Foreign Direct Investment Archives

Constellium-UACJ Break Ground In Bowling Green, KY

Bowling Green

Japanese, European partnership to supply aluminum sheets to automotive manufacturers.

Feature Story: Georgia’s Governor’s Report – Rising And Ready For The Future


With a welcoming, down-home business climate, the peach state is reinventing itself as an automotive powerhouse and a film production mecca poised to give Hollywood a run for its money.

Business Facilities’ 10th Annual Rankings Report: Tennessee Races To The Top In Education; Alabama Takes Automotive Crown

Education-Automotive Blue

In a new category, Tennessee emerged as the top-ranked state for education and Alabama came out as number 1 for automotive manufacturing strength in Business Facilities’ 10th Annual Rankings Report.

Yuhuang Chemical Announces Investment In Louisiana Methanol Project

Shandong Yuhuang

First major Chinese foreign direct investment project in Louisiana will create 400 new direct jobs in St. James Parish and result in an estimated 2,700 total new jobs in the Southeast Region.

SL Tennessee, LLC To Create 1,000 New Jobs In Clinton, TN

SL America

South Korean automotive parts manufacturer to invest $80.5 million to build third manufacturing facility.

Volkswagen Group Expanding Chattanooga, TN Operations

VW Chattanooga

The state of Tennessee is providing a $165.8 million grant for costs associated with site development and preparation, infrastructure, production equipment acquisition and installation, and facility construction.

Feature Story: Indiana Governor’s Report – Homegrown Success In The Hoosier State

Gov. Pence

A skilled workforce and ultra-efficient government services make Indiana fertile ground for business growth and an attractive landing spot for foreign investment.

All the Way Back


The United States finally has recovered all of the jobs we lost in the Great Recession.