Foreign Investment & Exporting

Foreign Investment

Louisville is home to dozens of foreign companies in manufacturing, food and beverage, and other industry sectors, as well as emerging areas of strengths for the city such as rapid turnaround life sciences services, other professional and technical services, and 3-D manufactured products. Companies like Eurofins, Computershare, Hogan Lovells, Clariant, LINAK, Midea, and so many others are developing opportunities and serving customers across the Americas and the world from right here in Louisville. Are you considering locating or expanding a foreign-owned company in the Louisville region? We’ll answer your questions, provide information on land and buildings, and connect you to potential partners and stakeholders in the region.



From small and mid-sized companies to names known all over the world, Louisville companies sell their products and services in nearly 200 countries. Are you looking to begin or expand export of your product or service? We can help with information and counseling, and assist in navigating the region’s other resources for international business development.


Our Partners

These partners work with Louisville Forward to help growing businesses develop international business opportunities:

World Trade Center Kentucky - Louisville Office
U.S. Commercial Service - Kentucky Office
Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development

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