International Business

The Charlotte Region is truly global. With more than 250,000 foreign-born residents and more than 1,000 internationally owned businesses operating in the region, our region provides the diverse and thriving economic, social and cultural environment international businesses need to grow. As a financial and emerging tech and manufacturing hub, the region welcomes and provides a strategic location for accessing key United States markets. Charlotte Douglas International Airport offers more than 700 daily nonstop flights to major North American and international markets, making the Charlotte region an ideal center for growth. The region is positioned in two “Best States for Business” with one of the lowest corporate tax rates in the nation, a competitive and affordable cost of living providing flexibility for business innovation, relocation and expansion.

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