Do you know which richest corporations in the world are now? You may be surprised to see the name of the companies on this list. You may know Apple, Samsung, Walmart and some other, these are the richest corporations but there are some other companies too. These companies are receiving large revenue, therefore, they have a fair name in the global market.
So, take a look at the list of 13 richest corporations in the world right now.
13 Samsung Electronics ($177 Billion)
I think every person is well familiar with this company, Samsung. It is one of the famous South Korean Electronics companies. The company has made its fair name by manufacturing a wide number of Televisions, other electronics as well as Mobile Phone. They are competing with Apple for the top spot in the electronics department.
12 McKesson Corporation ($192 Billion)
Pharmaceutical and Medical Corporations are playing a vital role in the lives of the people. In this context, McKesson Corporation has use in the global market. The company has major headquarter in the downtown, San Francisco. With the assets of $192 billion, it is one of the richest corporations in the world.
11 Berkshire Hathaway ($210 Billion)
Berkshire Hathaway is one of the prominent conglomerate, famous for leadership by the investor Warren Buffet. The company has major headquarter in Omaha, Nebraska. They are also providing stocks to the common people, but the single stock is very expensive. Due to the popularity of this company, Warren has given the nickname ‘The Oracle of Omaha’.
10 BP ($225 Billion)
BP is one of the biggest British multinational gas and oil companies. Headquarter of the company is in London, England. So far considered in the seven biggest oil and gas supermajors in the world. According to reports, BP has total assets of the worth $225 billion.
9 Apple Inc. ($233 Billion)
No one is unfamiliar with another mobile and Electronics Company in the world. As we talk about the revenue of the company, now the company is producing large revenue in the tech companies. The total assets of the company are more than $233 billion. Therefore, it is included in the list of the richest corporations in the world.
8 Toyota ($236 Billion)
Toyota is famous for making beautiful and strong vehicles. The company headquartered in Japan. According to the assets, the company is just behind the German automobile company, Volkswagen. Therefore, the company is the second-largest producer of automobiles in the world.
7 Volkswagen Group ($236 Billion)
The assets of the company are just equal to the Japanese company, Toyota. Then, what is the difference between them? Volkswagen is manufacturing more number of vehicles as compared to Toyota. The company comes in the lights from a very dark beginning.
6 ExxonMobil ($246 Billion)
ExxonMobil is another American multinational oil and gas company. According to assets, it is the largest descendant of John D. Rockefeller’s Standard Oil Company. Not only assets, but it is also a 10th biggest company in the world in terms of revenue. With the total assets of $246 billion, it is one of the richest corporations in the world.
5 Royal Dutch Shell ($272 Billion)
Royal Dutch is commonly known as Shell. It is one of the biggest British-Dutch oil company, incorporated in the United Kingdom. Headquarter of the company is in Netherland. Now, the company has made its well name in the global market of the world.
4 China Petrochemical Corporation ($294 Billion)
China is making progress in technology by leaps and bounds. In last four richest corporations, three are of the Chinese government. It is one of the famous supermajor oil companies, also prominent as Sinopec Group. The total assets of the company are about $294 billion.
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3 China National Petroleum Corporation ($299 Billion)
Petroleum is the main source of income in many countries of the world. It is another Chinese company which is in the ownership of the Chinese government. One of the largest integrated energy groups in the world. The name of the company is quite similar to the previous company.
2 State Grid Corporation of China ($329 Billion)
State Grid is also one of the richest corporations in the world. From all the companies owned by the Chinese government, this electric and utility corporation is a monopoly. In fact, the company is in the fewer choices of the people. But as we look at the assets, the worth of assets is just more than $329 billion.
1 Walmart ($485 Billion)
Last but not least, Walmart is the largest and most famous corporation in the world. American retail has surpassed all the companies in the world in terms of revenue and assets. Walmart has total assets of the worth $485 billion, making it one of the biggest and richest corporations in the world.
Here we have all from the list of the richest corporation in the world. From this list, we have concluded that people are focusing on the business of oil and gas because it is generating more revenue than that of others. So, the list has more oil and gas companies. We hope that you will like this article. If you like this, then, share with your friends and comment below in the comment box.