Arkansas Economic Development Commission

International Business

Arkansas's Global Economy

The Arkansas Economic Development Commission's Global Business Development team assists international companies in making the right investment decision. Its goal is to ensure that locating in Arkansas enhances the company's competitiveness around the world and, at the same time, enhances Arkansas's economy. AEDC's activities and tools include:

  • Building specification
  • Community leadership engagement
  • Infrastructure assistance
  • Performance-based incentives
  • Permitting assistance
  • Site location data
  • Utilities
  • Workforce training assistance and incentives

Whether expanding an internationally-based company already located in Arkansas, or if you are considering Arkansas for the first time, please contact our International Project Managers to start your Arkansas success story.

Mark Hamer

Director, Business Development
Asia
501-682-2551
(501) 682-7394
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Exporting Variety. Importing Global Interest.

129 International Companies / 30 Countries / 50 Languages

What works in Arkansas works for everyone. And in any language.

AEDC International Offices
China Office

ADEC’s China Office provides investment assistance to companies in mainland China that are looking to expand their business in North America. The office serves as a one-stop shop for providing the critical information companies will need to set up an office, distribution facility or manufacturing facility. This would include assisting the company with site location and existing building information, regulations and permitting, utilities, workforce hiring and training, and incentives. Learn more by downloading the Guide to Investment in Arkansas. 

阿肯色投资指南 (Guide to Investment in Arkansas)

阿肯色州经济发展委员会州情概况 (Overview)

Arkansas Economic Development Commission (阿肯色州经济发展委员会)
Room 403-58, 4F Kirin Plaza,
No. 666 Gubei Road,
Shanghai 200336 China

Lindsay Liu
Director
(86-21)-2216-6558
(86-21)-2216-6443 fax
lindsay.liu@arkansasedc.com

Japan and Southeast Asia Office

AEDC’s Japan and Southeast Asia Office provides investment assistance to companies in Japan, South Korea, India, and countries in Southeast Asia that are looking to expand their business in North America. The office serves as a one-stop shop for providing the critical information companies will need to set up an office, distribution facility or manufacturing facility. This would include assisting the company with site location and existing building information, regulations and permitting, utilities, workforce hiring and training, and incentives. Learn more by downloading the Guide to Investment in Arkansas. 

アーカンソー州誘致ガイド (Guide to Investment in Arkansas)

アーカンソー州全般概要 (Overview)

Arkansas Economic Development Commission (アーカンソー州経済発展庁)
Toranomon 40MT Bldg., 7th Floor
5-13-1, Toranomon, Minatoku-ku,
Tokyo, Japan 105-0001

Neal Jansen
Director
+81-3-4530-9815
+81-3-4530-9800 fax
njansen@arkansasedc.com

Europe Office

ADEC’s Europe Office provides investment assistance to companies in Europe that are looking to expand their business in North America. The office serves as a one-stop shop for providing the critical information companies will need to set up an office, distribution facility or manufacturing facility. This would include assisting the company with site location and existing building information, regulations and permitting, utilities, workforce hiring and training, and incentives. Learn more about Arkansas by downloading the Arkansas Overview in German.

 

2016 ARKANSAS ECONOMIC OVERVIEW - EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

ARKANSAS ÜBERBLICK (Arkansas Overview)

 

Dr. Cornelius Schnitzler

Director, State of Arkansas - Europe Office

Arkansas Economic Development Commission

Unter den Linden 10

10117 Berlin

Tel: +49.30.94047540

 

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