Table 4-11
R&D performed abroad by U.S.-owned companies: 2008
(Millions of U.S. dollars)
 
      Foreign performance
Industry NAICS code   Total Paid for by company Paid for by others
 
All industries 21–23, 31-33, 42–81   61,475 56,899 4,576
Manufacturing industries 31–33   46,572 45,274 1,298
Nonmanufacturing industries 21–23, 42–81   14,903 11,625 3,278
 

NAICS = North American Industry Classification System

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics and Census Bureau, Business R&D and Innovation Survey (2008).

Science and Engineering Indicators 2012