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.
- International Companies (Center for Business Research)
- of regional population is international (Center for Business Research)
- on “America’s Biggest Boomtowns” (MagnifyMoney)
- Best Performing City (Milken Institute, 2020)
- best state in the U.S. to do business (Chief Executive)