Corporate Headquarters in Arkansas
Arkansas' Largest Employers
Top 40 Manufacturing Employers in Arkansas
Arkansas Gross Domestic Product
Cost of Living Index Comparison
Not only has Arkansas been ranked as having the lowest cost of doing business in the U.S., but our cost of living also compares favorably to most U.S. metropolitan areas. Compare annual average prices for grocery, housing, utilities, transportation, healthcare.
Annual Activity Report for 2016 (Act 1282)
Quick Action Closing Fund Report for FY 2016
Amendment 82 Report for FY 2016
Arkansas Foreign-Owned Business Report
Identifies Arkansas companies that are subsidiaries of foreign parents. Companies are arranged alphabetically by country of ultimate parent ownership. If the ultimate parent was a holding company, the parent a level below was listed. This list was prepared using the online version of Hoover’s, Reference USA, and corporate web pages. While every attempt has been made to make this list as complete as possible, some facilities in the state may have been inadvertently omitted. Employment estimates are used for all employers to ensure confidentiality.
International Business Report
According to U.S. Department of Commerce data, Arkansas has a significant amount of international business activity: approximately 35,000 workers are employed by foreign-owned firms; more than half of the jobs created by foreign-owned entities are in manufacturing; foreign direct investment in Arkansas was responsible for 3.5 percent of the state's total private-industry employment.
Arkansas ranked 38th in the U.S. in of total exports in 2019 ($6.2 billion). The state’s trade decreased by 3.43 percent from 2018-2019. Total exports from Arkansas in 2019 were 19.3 percent above total exports in 2010.
Industry ListsArkansas Food and Kindred Products Companies
Major Employers by County
See below for a map of Arkansas' counties.