International Trade and Foreign Direct Investment Initiative

The San Bernardino County Economic Development Agency strategically focuses our efforts on enhancing business growth in the County through the development and implementation of our Strategic International Trade and Foreign Direct Investment Initiative. We are dedicated to business growth and recognize that one important approach to enhancing current growth is through improving international trade.

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South Korea Trade Mission Press Release

South Korea Trade Mission Press Release View PDF

Why Exporting Works

Why Exporting Works View PDF

Where Investment Works Infographic

Where Investment Works Infographic View PDF

“Being in San Bernardino County allows us to be more competitive due to the cost savings of being in an affordable geographic location.”
Larry Mitchell Jr, Operations Manager, Mitco Industries

Top 10 Foreign Owned Enterprises By Source

  1. Japan
  2. Canada
  3. France
  4. Germany
  5. United Kingdom
  6. Mexico
  7. Sweden
  8. China
  9. Australia
  10. Switzerland

Top Five Export Markets In San Bernardino County MSA

  1. Mexico: $1.5B+
  2. Canada: $1.2B+
  3. China: $900M+
  4. Japan: $600M+
  5. Vietnam: $200M+

All Others $5.8B+

“We worked closely with EDA when we were looking for a site. They gave us a lot of numbers and insight on each city. They gave us information on incentives and the square feet of real estate available. When we are ready to expand, we plan to do so right here in this region.”
Frank Wei, General Manager, NUUO US Inc.