Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is a corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute, and service electrical power generation systems, engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration and emission solutions. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana, (USA) Cummins serves its customers through more than 680 company-owned and independent distributor locations in 137 countries and territories. With more than 24,000 employees worldwide, Cummins reported sales of US$6.3 billion in 2003. Cummins is a US Fortune 500 company and has been named one of "America's Most Admired Companies" for 2003 by Fortune Magazine. In 2003, Cummins was recognized as one of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens in the U.S. for a third consecutive year (ranked No.2 in 2003). Cummins has product development and manufacturing alliances with several strategic partners including Case, New Holland, IVECO, Komatsu, Westport, and Scania. Cummins brings unparalleled experience and leadership in engine technology to these alliances. Other alliances, including Dongfeng Motor, have enabled Cummins to expand geographically, in India, China, and many other important markets.