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International Business

In today's global economy, Greater Fort Lauderdale provides an appealing home for multinational corporate and regional headquarters. It's a strategic location for U.S. and international businesses with convenient air and sea transportation, online connections and a well-educated multicultural workforce that helps companies connect with markets in the Americas and around the world. 

Centrally positioned in the Western Hemisphere with a diverse pool of professional talent, Greater Fort Lauderdale also provides an inviting platform for Latin American, European and Asian companies seeking to serve the U.S. and North American markets. A key advantage is the area's Eastern time zone location, which makes it easier to hold audio, video and web conferences with corporate offices around the world.   

Here is a selection of leading international companies with facilities in Greater Fort Lauderdale:

  • Advantix Systems - Israel
  • Aero Precision - France
  • Ajilon Professional Staffing - Switzerland
  • ALTADIS USA - United Kingdom
  • Amcor - Australia
  • Apotex - Canada
  • Aveva Drug Delivery System/Nitto Denko - Japan
  • Azimut Yachts - Italy
  • Beghelli USA – Italy
  • BlackBerry - Canada
  • Bolton Medical - Spain
  • Bombardier Aerospace - Canada
  • Bosch - Germany
  • Bullguard - United Kingdom
  • Camposol Holdings - Peru
  • CEMEX - Mexico
  • Costa Cruise Lines, N.V. - Italy
  • DHL Americas - Germany
  • Dragados - Spain
  • ECI Telecom Americas - Israel
  • Embraer Aircraft - Brazil
  • Ferretti Group America - Italy
  • Foxconn - Taiwan
  • Fukui Byora - Japan
  • G. Proulx Building Materials - Canada
  • Hellmann Worldwide Logistics - Germany
  • Hoerbiger - Switzerland
  • Horiso - Australia
  • InterMarine - Canada
  • International Shipyards Ancona (ISA) - Italy
  • Ituran U.S.A. - Israel  
  • Juratoys - France
  • Kemet Electronics - Sweden
  • Linder Industrial Machinery Company - Japan
  • Lufthansa Technik - Germany
  • Lupin - India
  • MAN Diesel & Turbo North America - Germany
  • Mapei - Italy
  • Morguard - Canada
  • MSC Cruises USA - Switzerland
  • NatBank - Canada
  • Nyrstar - Switzerland
  • OrbusNeich - China
  • Polenghi - Italy
  • Private Jet Charter - United Kingdom
  • Propulsion Technologies International - France
  • SATO Global Solutions - Japan
  • Schindler Elevator – Switzerland
  • SHL Pharma - Sweden
  • Skanska USA Building Inc. - Sweden
  • Sixt Rent a Car - Germany
  • SmartWater CSI - United Kingdom
  • South African Airways - South Africa
  • Stefanini IT Solutions - Brazil
  • TD Bank - Canada
  • Toyota Tsusho America - Japan
  • Trividia Health - China

South Florida Consular Corps

South Florida has one of the nation's largest consular corps, providing a multitude of services to international residents, visitors and businesses. More than 75 foreign consulates, foreign trade offices and bi-national chambers of commerce operate in the region, providing market information and helping to forge professional connections that foster business growth.  

For more information, visit www.gflalliance.org/consularcorps

To discover why companies like American Express, BlackBerry, DHL and Citrix call Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County home, please call the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance's International Business Manager at 954-627-0128.