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International Statistics

The Greater Richmond Partnership, Inc. maintains a list of internationally owned companies. There are more than 160 firms representing 30 countries located in the Richmond Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). Germany, the United Kingdom and Japan have the most parent companies. Because some firms have more than one subsidiary and/or more than one physical location, there are more than 170 facilities in the area with nearly 18,000 employees. The products and services provided by these firms range from industrial machinery to specialty foods and from transportation to consulting services.

Country International Parent Companies % of Total Local Facilities % of Total Local Employees % of Total
Australia 6 3.8% 6 3.4% 528 2.9%
Austria 3 1.9% 3 1.7% 134 0.7%
Belgium 2 1.3% 2 1.1% 504 2.7%
Bolivia 1 0.6% 1 0.6% 29 0.2%
Brazil 6 3.8% 6 3.4% 545 2.9%
Canada 10 6.3% 10 5.7% 464 2.5%
China 6 3.8% 6 3.4% 406 2.2%
Czech Republic 1 0.6% 1 0.6% 8 0.0%
Denmark 1 0.6% 1 0.6% 80 0.4%
Finland 1 0.6% 1 0.6% 58 0.3%
France 9 5.6% 10 5.7% 1809 9.8%
Germany 31 19.4% 35 19.9% 2550 13.8%
Greece 1 0.6% 1 0.6% 80 0.4%
India 2 1.3% 2 1.1% 220 1.2%
Ireland 4 2.5% 4 2.3% 83 0.4%
Israel 4 2.5% 4 2.3% 622 3.4%
Italy 3 1.9% 3 1.7% 186 1.0%
Japan 14 8.8% 14 8.0% 1509 8.2%
Luxembourg 2 1.3% 5 2.8% 508 2.7%
Mexico 2 1.3% 4 2.3% 116 0.6%
Netherlands 9 5.6% 11 6.3% 3676 19.9%
New Zealand 1 0.6% 1 0.6% 800 4.3%
Singapore 1 0.6% 1 0.6% 1 0.0%
Spain 1 0.6% 1 0.6% 275 1.5%
Sweden 4 2.5% 4 2.3% 815 4.4%
Switzerland 6 3.8% 7 4.0% 274 1.5%
Taiwan 1 0.6% 1 0.6% 42 0.2%
United Kingdom 28 17.5% 31 17.6% 2166 11.7%
Totals 160 100.0% 176 100.0% 18,488 100.0%
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