Foreign Direct InvestmentOur Services - How We Can Help
Today, more than 6,500 foreign-owned firms employing over 335,500 workers have business operations in Pennsylvania. Countries leading in foreign investment include the United Kingdom, Germany, Canada, France, Japan, and Switzerland. We also have a growing number of Brazilian, Korean, Israeli, and Chinese firms here. It’s a list that’s growing — and for good reason!
WHO WE ARE
The Pennsylvania Office of International Business Development offers customized services to help international companies looking to locate or expand in our state. Our suite of complementary and confidential services includes:
WE CAN HELP YOU GROW IN NEW GLOBAL MARKETS
Our global investment representatives are business advocates and liaisons between potential foreign investors and federal, state, and local governments in Pennsylvania. Our team is committed to eliminating barriers so you can invest, expand, and operate your business with ease in Pennsylvania.
Helping you set up a U.S. business entity
Identifying and visiting business sites
In-depth research on available workforce, infrastructure, taxes, and more
Introductions to regional and local economic development partners and elected officials
Customized financial assistance — including grants, low– interest loans, tax credits, bond financing, and job training