International Companies

The Bluegrass Region welcomes international companies seeking to establish or expand their United States presence. Currently we are home to companies from Japan, Germany, Ireland, France, Italy, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and Canada. Major international companies with presence in the Central Kentucky area are –

Toyota Motor Manufacturing (Japan)                                                

Webasto Roof Systems (Germany)

Florida Tile (Italy)

Trane (Ireland)

Square D, a Schneider Electric Co. (France)

Alltech Inc. (Ireland)

Galmont Consulting, Software Quality Systems (Germany)

Evolva (Switzerland)

Coldstream Laboratories, Inc., Piramal Enterprises (India)


For an extensive list of international companies located in Central Kentucky,
see Bluegrass Region International Companies.

In 2017, Lexington was ranked #7 Best City for FDI Strategy by Business Facilities and #7 Top Small American City of the Future for FDI Strategy by fDi Intelligence. Read more about international companies in the Bluegrass on Commerce Lexington's blog.  

Click on the following languages for a welcome to international companies from our
President and CEO, Bob Quick, in Chinese, German, Japanese, and Spanish:








Our economic development staff looks forward to meeting with international clients to discuss the advantages of locating in the Bluegrass. Please contact the Executive Vice President of Economic Development, Gina Greathouse, at 859-226-1623 or
ggreathouse@commercelexington.com, to obtain more information on locating a company to Central Kentucky.