Mazda Motor Corporation (マツダ株式会社 Matsuda Kabushiki-gaisha?) is a Japanese automaker based in Fuchū, Aki District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.
In 2007, Mazda produced almost 1.3 million vehicles for global sales, the majority of which (nearly 1 million) were produced in the company's Japanese plants, with the remainder coming from a variety of other plants worldwide. In 2011, Mazda was the fifteenth biggest automaker by production worldwide.

Native name:    マツダ株式会社
Type:    Public
Traded as:    TYO: 7261, OTC Pink: MZDAY, OTC Pink: MZDAF
Industry:    Automotive
Founded:    1920
Founder(s):    Jujiro Matsuda
Headquarters:    Fuchu, Aki District, Hiroshima, Japan
Area served:    Worldwide
Key people:    Takashi Yamanouchi (Chairman), Masamichi Kogai (President, Representative Director, & CEO)
Products:    Automobiles and Light Trucks
Revenue:    Increase ¥2.3 trillion / USD 23.42 Billion (FY 2011)
Operating income:    Increase ¥23.8 billion (FY 2011)
Net income:    Decrease ¥-60 billion (FY 2011)
Owner(s):    Ford Motor Company (3%)
Employees:    38,987 (as of March 31, 2011)
Website:    http://www.mazda.com/