GE Needs to Leave the US
distribution, railroad and railroad management, energy products and services, software,
hardware, and computer solutions, business finance services, consumer finance services, and
water and wastewater treatment services and solutions.
The company is working hard to incorporate themselves into every corner of the globe.
General Electric has research and development locations headquartered in New York with other
research and development operational plants located in Bangalore, India; Shanghai, China;
Munich, Germany; and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
In northern Asia, the company provides products and services to countries such as China,
Japan, Pakistan, India, South Korea, and Taiwan.
Per ge.com (2011), “With its accelerated
growth rate and migration of population to urban areas, China is a market of tremendous
opportunity for GE - particularly for our infrastructure businesses.
GE's "Company to Country"
strategy for China means localizing our business to China, building on local capabilities and
developing local resources”. (Worldwide Activities, 2011, para 1).
In Southeast Asia, GE is touching lives in countries such as Cambodia, Malaysia,
Singapore, Vietnam, Indonesia, Philippines, and Thailand.
Ge.com (2011) states, “GE has long
been a vital part of the Southeast Asian economies.
Today GE is supplying cutting-edge
technology to hospitals in Malaysia; helping to build the infrastructure of Indonesia; providing
clean energy and water solutions to the Philippines; building aircraft engines in Vietnam; and