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Leading Companies

More than a Motor City

While the Detroit Region remains the center of the automotive world, several of its fastest growing industries are in sectors as diverse as health care, defense, aerospace, information technology and logistics.

The Detroit Region’s Largest Employers, 2017

RankCompanyRegional HQRegional Employment
1Ford Motor Co.Dearborn48,000
2General Motors Co. Detroit37,713
3University of MichiganAnn Arbor32,749
4FCA US LLCAuburn Hills32,514
5Beaumont Health SystemSouthfield 28,038
6U.S. GovernmentDetroit18,920
7Henry Ford Health SystemDetroit17,608
8Rock VenturesDetroit16,617
9Trinity Health MichiganLivonia14,676
10Ascension MichiganWarren11,893
Source: Crain's Detroit Business

The Detroit Region’s Largest Foreign-Held Companies

CompanyRevenue 2016
(million)
Detroit Region EmploymentParent Country
FCA US LLC$72,794.731,875United Kingdom
ZF$14,446.02717Germany
Robert Bosch LLC$13,700.0Germany
Continental Automotive Systems U.S. Inc.$10,951.3Germany
Magna International of America Inc.$9,884.34213Canada
Denso International America Inc.$9,700.0Japan
Faurecia North America$6,100.03200France
Aisin World Corp. of America$5,778.0Japan
Hyundai Mobis (formerly Mobis North America)$5,555.7South Korea
Yazaki North America Inc.$4,056.01480Japan
Valeo Inc.$3,825.0France
Mahle Industries Inc.$3,165.0Germany
Autoliv North America$2,905.01400Sweden
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA Inc $2,900.0Australia
Toyoda Gosei North America Corp.$2118.0701Japan
Hella Corporate Center USA Inc.$1800.0370Germany
Key Safety Systems Inc.$1800.0339China
Brose North America Inc.$1696.0Germany
NTN USA Corp. - automotive operations$1271.0Japan
Tata Technologies Inc.$424.0India
The Bartech Group Inc. $345.0United Kingdom
Stefanini Inc.$221.0United Kingdom
Source: Crain's Detroit Business

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