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International Business in West Michigan

With more than 130 international companies, West Michigan is home to one of the most diverse markets in the nation.

West Michigan companies make everything from cell phone components to software. Browsing through our company database will show you that if you need it designed, programmed, or mass-produced, you'll find a partner here.

Notable International Companies in West Michigan

Company Country Business Description
Benteler Automotive Corp Germany Automotive tubular steel products manufacturer
Bosch Emissions Systems Germany Fuel systems for large vehicles, military and locomotive
Dematic Corp Luxembourg Manufacturer of intralogistics and materials handling solutions
Discastal North America China Aluminum wheel manufacturer for automotive industry
Gerber Products Company France Manufacturer of baby food related products
Hutchinson Corporation France Mechanical rubber goods manufacturer
INglass Italy Manufactures hot runner systems for plastic injection molding
LG Chem South Korea Manufacturer of rechargeable batteries
Magna Mirrors Canada Automotive exterior and interior mirror systems manufacturer
Plasan Carbon Composites Israel Carbon composite parts manufacturing for aerospace and automotive industry
Siemens Germany Electrical engineering and electronics business
Suspa Inc. Germany Manufacturer of gas springs, dampers, and adjustment systems

The companies listed above are only a small sample of over 130 international companies that are located in West Michigan. To view the complete list, please download our international company brochure

International Economic Development Projects 2014-2015

Company Country Jobs Payroll Investment
Stiles Machinery Germany 5 $500,000 $1,000,000
Teleperformance France 500 $11,820,000 $4,066,107
Battenberg Germany 1 $85,000 $12,000
Grand Rapids Inkjet Company United Kingdom 2 $100,000 $84,000
INglass Italy 109 $3,358,368 $17,600,000
Dicastal North America China 300 $9,850,200 $140,000,000
Plasan Carbon Composites Israel 620 $20,262,996 $29,000,000
Plasan North America Israel 120 $5,706,844 $12,3000,000

German, Austrian, and Swiss Companies in West Michigan

Company Country Business Description
Benteler Aluminum Systems Michigan Germany Motor vehicle parts manufacturer
Big Dutchman, Inc. Germany Automated poultry equipment and egg production systems manufacturer
Bucher Hydraulics, Inc. Germany Hydraulic systems manufacturing
Dambach Lagersysteme Inc. Germany Manufacturer of hand operated or power driven lifting, handling, loading, and unloading machinery
enCO2 Germany Renewable energy and waste solutions consulting firm
Lach Diamond, Inc. Germany Specialized cutting tools manufacturer
LOGICDATA North America, Inc Austria Relay and industrial control manufacturing
MAHLE Behr Industry America L.P. Germany Refrigeration and heating equipment manufacturer
OMT-Veyhl USA Germany Office furniture table legs and table bases manufacturer
REHAU, Inc. Switzerland Provider of polymer-based solutions in construction, automotive, and industry
Siemens Germany Electrical engineering and electronics business
Tesa Tape, Inc. Germany Manufacturer of tapes and adhesives for the automotive, appliance, and packaging industry

The table above does not include all of the German, Austrian, and Swiss companies currently located in West Michigan. For the full list, please download our brochure