South Carolina

South Carolina
(in-sôrs-ing) v.

When companies based abroad invest in the United States and create jobs for Americans.

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Fast Facts: 
U.S. subsidiaries in South Carolina play a vital role in supporting jobs. They now employ 131,900 South Carolinians.
South Carolina has proven to be an attractive location for international employers, ranking 16th in the United States in the number of employees supported by U.S. subsidiaries.
In fact, the relative portion of jobs in South Carolina supplied by U.S. subsidiaries remains significant. They provide the livelihood for more than 8% of South Carolina's private-sector workforce.
South Carolina ranks 1st in the country in the share of its workforce supported by U.S. subsidiaries.
U.S. subsidiaries’ employment in South Carolina is heavily concentrated in manufacturing. More than 55% of these jobs are in manufacturing industries.
U.S. subsidiaries support 76,100 manufacturing workers in South Carolina.

Unless noted otherwise, statistics are the latest publicly available government data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis,

OFII Members in South Carolina

  • ABB Inc.
  • Ahold USA
  • Akzo Nobel Inc
  • BAE Systems
  • Balfour Beatty
  • BASF Corporation
  • BBA Aviation
  • BIC
  • Bosch
  • BP
  • Bunzl USA
  • CGI Group
  • Continental Corporation
  • Deutsche Telekom
  • Diageo
  • DSM North America
  • Electrolux North America
  • Essilor USA 
  • Fresenius Medical Care
  • Genetech Roche
  • GKN
  • Hanson North America
  • Honda North America
  • InterContinental Hotels Group
  • Johnson Controls
  • Kering
  • LafargeHolcim US
  • Lehigh Hanson
  • Medtronic
  • Michael Kors
  • Michelin North America, Inc. 
  • Néstle USA, Inc.
  • Nissan
  • Panasonic Corp. of North America
  • Pearson Inc.
  • Philips Lighting North America Corporation
  • QBE the Americas
  • Randstad North America
  • Rolls-Royce North America
  • Safran USA
  • Sanofi US
  • Shell
  • Siemens
  • Smith & Nephew, Inc.
  • Solvay America
  • TE Connectivity
  • The Tata Group
  • ThyssenKrupp North America
  • Transamerica
  • UBS