The Greater Richmond Partnership maintains a list of internationally-owned companies which includes more than 210 firms representing 27 countries located in the Richmond Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). The United Kingdom, Germany and Japan have the most parent companies. Some of these firms have more than one subsidiary and/or more than one physical location, which multiplies the amount of internationally-owned facilities to more than 230 in the area that employ over 6,800 workers. The products and services provided by these firms range from industrial machinery to specialty foods and from transportation to consulting services.

Country # of Companies % of Total Local Facilities % of Total Local Employees % of Total
Australia 6 2.8% 6 2.8% 328 1.5%
Austria 3 1.4% 3 1.4% 137 0.6%
Belgium 3 1.4% 3 1.4% 534 2.5%
Bolivia 1 0.5% 1 0.5% 29 0.1%
Brazil 8 3.7% 8 3.7% 563 2.6%
Canada 13 6% 13 6% 706 3.3%
China 5 2.3% 6 2.8% 426 2%
Denmark 3 1.4% 3 1.4% 112 0.5%
Finland 1 0.5% 1 0.5% 58 0.3%
France 17 7.8% 17 7.8% 2,131 10%
Germany 42 19.3% 45 20.6% 2,518 11.8%
Greece 1 0.5% 1 0.5% 80 0.4%
India 2 0.9% 2 0.9% 22 0.1%
Ireland 6 2.8% 6 2.8% 128 0.6%
Israel 4 1.8% 4 1.8% 664 3.1%
Italy 3 1.4% 3 1.4% 209 1%
Japan 16 7.3% 16 7.3% 1,543 7.3%
Luxembourg 2 0.9% 5 2.3% 506 2.4%
Mexico 3 1.4% 5 2.3% 133 0.6%
Netherlands 13 6% 15 6.9% 3,992 18.8%
New Zealand 1 0.5% 1 0.5% 800 3.8%
Singapore 1 0.5% 1 0.5% 1 0%
Spain 1 0.5% 1 0.5% 275 1.3%
Sweden 6 2.8% 6 2.8% 875 4.1%
Switzerland 12 5.5% 12 5.5% 567 2.7%
Taiwan 1 0.5% 1 0.5% 42 0.2%
United Kingdom 44 20.2% 45 20.6% 2,666 12.5%
Totals: 100% 100% 100%