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Ford motor corporation and general motors, two of the “big three” american automobile manufacturers, have been among the most powerful players in the environmental arena (vlasic 2011. Mary barra is nearing one year on the job as chief executive officer at general motors co named to the position in december 2013, she officially took over the reins of the global automaker on jan 15 – and has been embroiled in addressing an ignition switch safety crisis ever since. Gm’s supply chain spans over 20,000 businesses around the world we spend approximately $100 billion—two-thirds of our automotive costs—on about 200,000 items representing a wide variety of raw materials, parts, supplies, freight, transportation and other services.