German-owned affiliates play an important role in the U.S. economy, with German businesses contributing to its economic health and prosperity. Most importantly, these affiliates create jobs in all regions: from California to Virginia and from Minnesota to Texas. They are also a vital part of the daily life of American employees and their families. About 692,000 American jobs were “insourced” and supported by German-owned affiliates in states across the country.
Our online-tool, “German Business Matters: A State-by-State Analysis of Imports, Exports, and Jobs,” offers an objective and comparative analysis of German business activity in the United States by employment and trade.