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We build plants in Detroit Hamtramck. We have our Renaissance Center, we have over five thousand people. And then in southeast Michigan, in Warren we have our engineering center. So we have people all across this area.
Barring anything external or macro, we see this kind of mid-17 [million] going for a few years.
We are very focused on market share, but we also work on profitable market share growth.
We are growing margins, [and] having record EBIT margins improving across the board. We are going to stay and continue to do what we say we are going to do and we believe over time that will be reflected in the share price.
We are going to fix our mistakes and we'll be a better, stronger company.
I see it as a real opportunity and a foundation that we can build on.
Our overall financial outlook for 2016 is based on a strong product launch cadence, growth in adjacent businesses, modest industry growth and aggressive efforts to drive efficiencies.
The China team has already demonstrated the capability to respond to more volatile markets [and] size the business right. So we are very positive about China but recognize it will be slower growth and it will be more volatile.
I want this terrible experience permanently etched in our collective memories.
This isn't just another business challenge. This is a tragic problem that never should have happened. And it must never happen again.
As I told our employees, I am not afraid of the truth.
As we clearly know today, it is not. If there's a safety issue, we're going to make the right change and accept that.
There is a difference between a part not meeting specifications and it being defective.
I've worked at General Motors for 33 years and I've always known it's a great company. The men and women of General Motors are so dedicated and I truly believe we have the best team on the field. So it's an honour for me to be able to lead this team.