Top 10 Biggest Companies in the World 2018

By | February 15, 2016

The economy of the world is largely affected by corporations belonging to different sectors like technology, communication, electronics, etc. These corporations not only hold a huge amount of market value but also offer employment opportunities to millions of people.

Multinational Corporations uses the latest of technology in making their products and providing services. In this post, we have compiled the list of top 10 biggest companies in the world on the basis of their market value:

 

10. China Mobile

China Mobile

China Mobile is the tenth biggest company in the world in terms of market value and came into existence in the year 1997. Headquartered in Beijing, China Mobile is a state owned telecom company and among the largest telecom companies in the world in terms of subscribers.

Market Value: $271.5 Billion

 

9. Johnson and Johnson

Johnson and Johnson

With a market value of $275.7 Billion, Johnson and Johnson has occupied ninth position in the list of top 10 biggest companies in the world 2016. Incorporated in the year 1886, Johnson and Johnson is an American Multinational Corporation engaged in the production of pharmaceutical, medical and consumer products.

Market Value: $275.7 Billion

 

8. Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo is the next biggest company on this list, which is an American Multinational Corporation engaged in providing banking and financial services. Founded in the year 1852, Wells Fargo at present operates in over 30 countries in the world and has more than 70 million customers.

Market Value: $278.3 Billion

 

7. Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC)

ICBC

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) is ranked seventh in the list of top 10 biggest companies in the world 2016 on the basis of market value. Founded in the year 1984, ICBC is a Chinese Multinational Company engaged in banking services.

Market Value: $278.3 Billion

 

6. PetroChina

PetroChina

PetroChina is the sixth biggest company in the world, which is a Chinese Multinational Corporation having business in oil an gas. The company was founded in the year 1999 and presently the biggest oil producer in China.

Market Value: $34.6 Billion

 

5. Microsoft

Microsoft

Microsoft is a name that needs no introduction when its about the most advanced and features rich operating systems. Founded in the year 1975, Microsoft is an American Multinational Corporation engaged in the production of computer software, electronics and hardware.

Market Value: $340.8 Billion

 

4. Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway with a market value of $354.8 Billion stand on fourth spot in the list of top 10 biggest companies in the world. Incorporated in 1839, Berkshire Hathaway is an American Multinational Corporation that holds many companies. Some of the companies hold by Berkshire Hathaway are Dairy Queen, NetJets and Lubrizol.

Market Value: $354. 8 Billion

 

3. Exxon Mobil

ExxonMobil

Another American Multinational Corporation, Exxon Mobil has made into this list, which is engaged in the business of oil and gas. Headquartered in Texas, USA, Exxon Mobil came into existence in the year 1999, when Exxon and Mobil merged to form a single company.

Market Value: $357.1 Billion

 

2. Google

Google

With a market value of $367.6 Billion, Google stand at second in the list of top 10 biggest companies in the world 2016. Google is an American Tech Giant incorporated in the year 1998 and engaged in the business of internet related products and services.

Search Engine, Advertising, Software and Productivity Tools are some of the products of Google. Google is a big company offering employment to a large population and employ over 47,000 people across the globe.

Market Value: $367.6 Billion

 

1. Apple

Apple

Apple, a name that needs no introduction, when its about sophisticated and advanced gadgets that employ usage of the cutting edge technology. Apple is the biggest company in the world in terms of market value, which was incorporated in the year 1976.

Apple is a Tech Giant known for producing electronic products, software and other online services. iPhone, iPod, iPad, Apple TV and Apple Watch are popular products of the company.

Market Value: $741.8 Billion

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