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General Motors Company, commonly known as GM, is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, that designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts, and sells financial services. The current company, General Motors Company LLC , was formed in 2009 as a part of its 2009 bankruptcy restructuring, after the bankruptcy of General Motors Corporation . The new company purchased the majority of the assets of "old GM", including the name "General Motors".

General Motors Company
Corporation
Traded as
  • NYSEGM
  • S&P 100 Component
  • S&P 500 Component
Industry Automotive
Founded
  • September 16, 1908; 108 years ago (1908-09-16) (as General Motors Corporation)
  • August 11, 2009; 7 years ago (2009-08-11) (as General Motors Company)
Founder
Headquarters Detroit, Michigan, United States
Number of locations
396 facilities on six continents
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Mary Barra

Dan Ammann
Products
Production output
Increase 9,958,000 vehicles (2015)
Services
  • Vehicle financing
Revenue Decrease US$152.35 billion (2015)
Operating income
Increase US$5.346 billion (2015)
Increase US$9.687 billion (2015)
Total assets Increase US$194.52 billion (2015)
Total equity Increase US$39.87 billion (2015)
Number of employees
216,000 (2015)
Divisions Buick
Chevrolet
Cadillac
GMC
Subsidiaries
Website www.gm.com/index.html
Footnotes / references

General Motors Company, commonly known as GM, is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, that designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts, and sells financial services. The current company, General Motors Company LLC ("new GM"), was formed in 2009 as a part of its 2009 bankruptcy restructuring, after the bankruptcy of General Motors Corporation ("old GM"). The new company purchased the majority of the assets of "old GM", including the name "General Motors".

General Motors produces vehicles in 37 countries under twelve brands: Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Holden, HSV, Opel, Vauxhall, Wuling, Baojun, Jie Fang, and Ravon.