AN INTERNATIONAL DESTINATION
FOR BUSINESS & TALENT
Global trade and investment are driving the Charleston region's continued success. From the Port of Charleston to the automotive industry to tourism, Charleston's industries are global in nature - with international competitors, supply chains, R&D, and talent.
Attracting and supporting foreign direct investment (FDI) is a foundational element of our market's global competitiveness.
- North American City 7 years in a row (Condé Nast Traveler)
- Best Business Climate in the U.S. (Site Selection Magazine 2016)
- For FDI Intensity based on FOE Employment (Brookings 2015)
- For FDI Strategy based on Promoting FDI (fDi Magazine 2015)
- Best Performing Cities (Milken Institute 2016)