Hyundai Motor Company

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Hyundai Motor Company
Hyeondae Jadongcha Jushik-hwesa
현대 자동차 주식회사
TypePublic
Traded asKRX: 005380, LSEHYUD
IndustryAutomotive
When it was createdDecember 29, 1967
People who started itChung Ju-yung
HeadquartersSeoul, South Korea
Area servedWorldwide
Key peopleMong-Koo Chung (Chairman & CEO)
Eui-Sun Chung (Vice-Chairman)
Won-Hee Lee (President)
Things madeAutomobiles, commercial vehicles, engines
Production outputIncrease 2,943,529 units (2011)
Money earnedIncrease US$ 97.40 billion (2011)[1]
Net incomeIncrease US$ 04.70 billion (2011)[1]
Total assetsIncrease US$ 104.06 billion (2011)[1]
Employees80,000 (2011)[1]
ParentHyundai Motor Group
Websiteworldwide.hyundai.com

Hyundai Motor Company (Hangul : 현대 자동차 주식회사; Hanj : 現代自動車株式會社; Korean: 현대, Hyŏndae, hjə́ːndɛ) is a Korean car company. It is based in Seoul, South Korea. Along with Kia, it makes up the Hyundai Kia Automotive Group. The group is the world's fourth largest maker of cars as of 2009.[2] As of 2011, it is the world's fastest growing automaker for two years in a row.[3][4][5] In 2008, Hyundai (without Kia) ranked as the eighth largest automaker.[6] In 2010, Hyundai sold over 3.6 million vehicles worldwide. In 2015 Hyundai announced it would spin-off its Genesis car as a separate luxury brand, that will compete with other luxury brands like Buick, Lexxus, Acura etc.

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