High Point is a globally-connected city, earning its nicknames as North Carolina's International City™ and Home Furnishings Capital of the World™.
More than 80 internationally-headquartered companies have year-round facilities in High Point - giving the city an impressive 37% of all such foreign-based companies in our 12-county Piedmont Triad region. Please see the listing below.
The High Point Market - the world's largest home furnishings trade show - brings to town approximately 14,000 foreign guests each year. Those visitors represent more than 110 countries.
Scores of international companies show their products twice each year at the High Point Market.
City government encourages foreign investment, and the High Point Economic Development Corporation works closely with both its internationally-owned companies and foreign clients considering opening operations in High Point.