How Foreign Born Entrepreneurs Are Driving the US Economy


Foreign Business Entrepreneur Facts

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Foreign entrepreneurs have contributed greatly to increasing small business ownership and growth in the United States. Common characteristics exist among foreign born entrepreneurs. From being more likely to hire employees, foreign entrepreneurs are also more likely to export goods and services while starting out with more capital. The top countries most foreign entrepreneurs originate from are Mexico, India, Korea, Cuba, and China. Many service based businesses include tax and limo companies, dry cleaning and laundry services, and gas stations. Top states for these entrepreneurs to thrive in are California, Florida, New York, and New Jersey.