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Fact Sheet for General Motors Corporation

Nationality: United States
Contact Address: 300 Renaissance Centre Detroit, MI  48243 United States Tel: +1 (313) 556 5000
WebAddress: http://www.gm.com/
General: General Motors Corp (NYSE: GM), one of the world's largest automakers, was founded in 1908, and today manufactures cars and trucks in 34 countries. With its global headquarters in Detroit, GM employs 244,500 people in every major region of the world, and sells and services vehicles in some 140 countries. In 2008, GM sold 8.35 million cars and trucks globally under the following brands: Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, GM Daewoo, Holden, HUMMER, Opel, Pontiac, Saab, Saturn, Vauxhall and Wuling. GM's largest national market is the United States, followed by China, Brazil, the United Kingdom, Canada, Russia and Germany. GM's OnStar subsidiary is the industry leader in vehicle safety, security and information services. Source: http://www.gm.com/corporate/about/company.jsp
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