• $2.8 billion invested


  • 266,719 vehicles produced in 2017
  • $7.3 billion purchased from U.S. suppliers


  • 620 international nameplate dealerships
  • 775,560 vehicles sold in 2017
  • 54% market share of vehicles sold in Texas


138,469 total jobs generated in Texas
  • 10,254 direct employment
  • 47,855 dealership jobs
  • 80,360 other indirect employment
$9 billion total employee compensation
  • $3 billion dealership employee compensation
  • $6.1 billion in direct and other indirect employee compensation
  • Without the operations and related activities of international automakers and auto dealers in the U.S., the unemployment rate in Texas would be 5% - far higher than the 4% official rate.


The economic activity of international automaker's in Texas generated:
  • $1.7 billion in state and local tax receipts and other revenues
  • $2.4 billion in federal tax receipts and other revenues for the federal government

International Automakers' Vehicles
Made in Texas

International automakers have put down deep roots in America and over the past 50 years have become a significant and integral part of the U.S. economy. As a result, the entire American auto industry is stronger and more competitive in the global marketplace.

Toyota Tacoma
Toyota Tacoma*
Toyota Tundra
Toyota Tundra*
*Exported from America

Vehicle Sales in Texas

International Automakers sold 62% of the green vehicles in Texas in 2017
International Automakers sold 775,560 new vehicles in Texas last year
International Automakers' share of vehicle sales in Texas was 52% last year

The 2017 Global Automakers and AIADA Economic Impact Survey, AIADA┬╣s membership roster, NADA DATA, WardsAuto InfoBank, and IHS Markit Vehicle Registration Data. Automobile manufacturers participating in the 2017 Global Automakers and AIADA Economic Impact Survey: BMW Group, Honda, Hyundai, Kia, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi Motors, Nissan, Subaru, Toyota, Volkswagen Group, and Volvo. Green vehicles include all hybrid, electric, fuel cell, and natural gas vehicles.

Indirect economic impacts derived by SCOUT Economics using direct employment, dealer employment, and auto parts employment multipliers from the IMPLAN input-output model for the State. Unemployment rates based on June 2018 Seasonally Adjusted Labor Force from Bureau of Labor Statistics.

International Automakers' Presence in Texas

Aston Martin
  • Dealerships
  • BMW of North America Regioanl Parts Distribution Center - Lancaster
  • BMW of North America Vehicle Distribution Center - Galveston
  • Dealerships
  • Dealerships
  • American Honda Finance Corporation Regional Office - Irving
  • American Honda Finance Corporation National Service Center - Irving
  • Honda/Acura Zone Office - Irving
  • Honda Parts Distribution Center - Irving
  • Dealerships
  • Hyundai Capital America - Plano
  • Hyundai Motor America Regional Office - Coppell
  • Mobis Parts Distribution Center (Hyundai/Kia) - Lancaster
  • Dealerships
Jaguar Land Rover
  • Dealerships
  • Kia Training Center - Lancaster
  • Kia Regional Office - Plano
  • Mobis Parts Distribution Center (Hyundai/Kia) - Lancaster
  • Dealerships
  • Mazda Training Center - Grapevine
  • Mazda Regional Office - Sugarland
  • Mazda Parts Distribution Center - Grapevine
  • Dealerships
  • Dealerships
  • Mercedes-Benz USA Financial Services Business Center Operations - Fort Worth
  • Mercedes-Benz Parts Distribution Center - Fort Worth
  • Mercedes-Benz Elite Training Center - Houston
  • Dealerships
  • Mitsubishi Motors Regional Office - Irving
  • Mitsubishi Motors Regional Office - Dallas
  • Dealerships
  • Nissan Motor Acceptance Corporation - Irving
  • Nissan Regional Office - Irving
  • Nissan Service Training Center - Irving
  • Nissan Parts Distribution Center - Irving
  • Dealerships
  • Subaru Zone Office - Frisco
  • Subaru Sales Training Center - Coppell
  • Dealerships
  • Lexus - Plano
  • Lexus Financial Services - Plano
  • Toyota Financial Services - Plano
  • Toyota Motor North America - Plano
  • Toyota Motor Manufacturing Texas, Inc. - San Antonio
  • Toyota Financial Services District Sales and Service Office - Richardson
  • Toyota Financial Services District Sales and Service Office - San Antonio
  • Toyota Financial Services District Sales and Service Office - The Woodlands
  • Lexus Division Area Office - Coppell
  • Toyota Logistics Services, Inc./Marshalling Yard - San Antonio
  • Toyota AirFlite - McKinney
  • Dealerships
  • Volkswagen, Audi, and Volkswagen Credit, Inc. Regional Offices - Irving
  • Volkswagen Group of America Parts Distribution Center - Ft. Worth
  • Volkswagen Parts Distribution Center - Haslet
  • Dealerships
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