Top 10 Car Companies in the World 2017

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7. Hyundai

South Korean automaker, Hyundai was established in the year 1967. It has headquarter located at Seoul, South Korea.


They are into manufacturing and distribution segment of automobiles, providing financial services in the form of credit and insurance to its customers and also in manufacturing of railways. Hyundai started its operations in India in 1996 where the brand was almost unknown in the country, but today it sells its cars across 193 nations with 5000 plus dealerships.

Hyundai has popular cars in every segment from hatchbacks to sedans to SUVs which includes i10 series, elantra, accent, hyundai civic and several others. As of 2016 it employs around 68383 people globally.

With the incorporation of the company in the year 1967 to having a history of 50 years, Hyundai has accomplished a lot in very few years. With the launch of Pony, first Korean passenger car in the year 1976 to entering into Canadian market in 1983, Pony became the bestselling car in both the nations because of its size and price. Later it entered US market in 1985 by exporting Hyundai excel. Later in the year 1998 it acquired Kia motors and also completed its plant establishment in India. Entering into 100 best global brands in 2005 Hyundai has grown aggressively with the launch of i–series vehicles and winning awards globally for its durability, customer satisfaction and so on.

With the philosophy to  realize the dreams of mankind; it sets its vision 2020 to be the life time partner in this sector and provide new values and experiences as desired by its customers. Its philosophy is built on combination of three factors, first being taking up the unlimited sense of responsibility and then acting and realizing the possibilities to ultimately give respect to mankind.

With this Hyundai is the total valued car winning best car of the year several times.

Revenue: $ 80.94 billion

Net income: $ 4.94 billion

No of units sold: 4860000

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