[Video] Japan's U.S. Investment Dynamic
Jun 24, 2021
Japan's U.S. Investment Dynamic provides new perspectives on the value that Japanese companies bring to America's economy.
U.S.-based Japanese manufacturers employed a record level of 418,000 Americans in 2017, more than any foreign investor country. Japanese companies have deployed a record level of R&D capital expenditures in the U.S., and companies from Japan now account for 6% of total U.S. exports.
This video features interviews with local government leaders who provide their perspective on the key role Japanese companies play in their local economies:
- Mayor Jim Lienhoop, City of Columbus (IN)
- Deanna Kuennen, Community and Economic Development Director, City of Faribault, (MN)
Deborah Scherer, Managing Director, Global Trade and Investment at One Columbus (OH)
For further information for this video, please contact JETRO: https://www.jetro.go.jp/usa/contact-us.html