Multinational Companies (MNCs) are huge corporations that belong to a particular country and have businesses in many countries across the globe. MNCs are important for every country’s economy as they offer a large scale employment opportunities and revenue to the country.
India has one of the largest economies in the world and offer a huge potential for MNCs to grow. Due to the presence of immense opportunities of growth, a large number of MNCs are operating in India.
MNCs in India not only offer huge employment opportunities but also technologically advanced products and services. So, checkout the list of top 10 multinational companies (MNC) in India 2016:
10. Hewlett Packard (HP)
Founded in the year 1939, Hewlett Packard (HP) is a leading information technology company that operates in more than 50 countries in the world. The company provide a wide variety of hardware and software products and some of its products include laptops, desktops, printers, scanners and other accessories.
HP is a huge corporation with a workforce of more than 3 lakh employees in the world. Reliability, Innovation and Exceptional Performance are some of the features of products offered by HP.
Apple is among the largest information technology companies in the world and stand at ninth in the list of top 10 multinational companies in India 2016. Incorporated in the year 1976, Apple offer consumer electronics, software and online services.
i Phone, i Pod, Mac, iOS, Apple TV and iCloud are some of the products and services offered by Apple.
8. Sony Corporation
When its about quality consumer electronic products, then Sony Corporation is a trusted name. Incorporated in the year 1946, Sony Corporation is a Japanese multinational corporation that has business in consumer electronics, entertainment and other sectors.
The company has a workforce of more than 1.3 lakh people and operates in over 180 countries in the world. LED TV, Smartphone, Digital Camera, Home Theatre Systems and Playstation are some of the products of the company.
7. Citi Group
Citi Group is among the largest banking and financial services corporation in the world and seventh in the list of top 10 multinational companies in India 2016. Founded in the year 1812, Citi Group operates in more than 140 countries and employ over 2.3 lakh people.
Incorporated in 1911, IBM is an American multinational company that offer information technology products and services. The company operates in more than 150 countries and employ over 4.3 lakh people worldwide.
PepsiCo is another American multinational company in this list and occupied fifth spot in the list of top 10 multinational companies in India 2016. Incorporated in the year 1898, PepsiCo is engaged in the business of beverage and snacks and has presence in more than 200 countries in the world.
PepsiCo made debut in India in the year 1989 and presently stands among the leading players in food and beverage sector in India. It has more than 35 food and beverage plants in the country and offer direct and indirect employment to about 2 lakh people.
4. Coca Cola
The Coca Cola company is among the largest beverage companies in the world, which was started in the year 1886. The company has a strong hold in the beverage sector in the world and offer more than 500 beverage brands.
The company offer employment to more than 1.5 lakh people in India directly and indirectly. It has a strong network of more than 26 retail outlets in the country and beverage brands offered by the company are popular in the country.
3. Procter & Gamble
Procter & Gamble is among the largest consumer goods companies in the world and operates in about 80 countries in the world. Procter & Gamble started its operations in India in 1964 and presently serves more than 65 crore consumers in the country.
The company offers various products related to health, beauty and grooming and household care. Vicks, Pantene, Gillete, Ariel and Duracell are some of the popular brands of company in India.
Nestle is a Swiss multinational corporation engaged in the business of food, beverage and nutritional products. Founded in the year 1866, Nestle operates more than 400 factories and occupied second place in the list of top 10 multinational companies (mnc) in India.
Nestle employ more than 2.8 lakh people and operates in over 190 countries in the world. Its product line comprises of milk products, nutritional products, chocolates, beverages, prepared dishes and other products.
Nescafe, Maggi, Kitkat, Milkmaid, Nestea and Munch are some of the popular brands of Nestle.
Microsoft Corporation is a leading player in information technology sector and its Windows line of operating systems dominate operating system segment across the globe. Founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen in the year 1975, Microsoft Corporation offer software, consumer electronic products and other services.
Headquartered in Washington, USA, Microsoft Corporation employ more than 1 Lakh people and operate in over 100 countries in the world. Some of the products and services of the company are Windows, Office, MSN, Skype, Bing and OneDrive.