With a Gross Domestic Product of more than $570 billion, Pennsylvania is the nineteenth largest economy in the world – larger than the nations of Switzerland, Belgium, and Saudi Arabia. If you are moving or growing a business, Pennsylvania is the place to be. Site Selection ranked Pennsylvania third in the United States for corporate growth with 453 new or expanded corporate facilities in 2011 – an increase of more than 100 projects from 2010. Our business booms far beyond our borders. In 2011, Pennsylvania had 23 foreign-based companies make the move with a total investment of more than $371 million.
Largest Network of Overseas Offices in the U.S.
A leader in cross-border projects, with the largest network of overseas offices of any U.S. state, Pennsylvania is committed to breaking down barriers for businesses looking to locate in the state.
International Companies in Pennsylvania
Not only is Pennsylvania home to more than 6,000 foreign-owned businesses employing more than 250,000 people, it is also one of the nation’s fastest growing exporters.
Major international companies including Shire Pharmaceuticals, Gamesa, Siemens, Almac, Nestle, Toshiba and others have all found a place in Pennsylvania’s vibrant business community.
All The Resources In One Place
Our advanced infrastructure, educated and reliable workforce, wide-ranging initiatives and critical mass of academic and research institutions make Pennsylvania an ideal business location.