Foreign Direct Investment
Texas is a top global destination for foreign direct investment (FDI), with 32 foreign trade zones and more than 1,500 foreign corporations with ongoing operations in the state—making our population one of the most diverse in the country.
The Lone Star State is a top-ranked destination for foreign direct investment. According to IBM’s 2017 Global Location Trends, Texas ranks No. 1 in the nation for FDI.