Each year, Fortune Magazine from United States, published a list of 500 biggest companies in the world. Here are 10 names of company in the world which get ranks the top 10 as biggest company in world from Fortune magazine version, for the year 2010.

1. Wal-Mart Stores

Wal-Mart Stores, biggest company in world
Wal-Mart headquarters

For the year 2010, Wal-Mart ranked top for the biggest companies in the world. Although economic growth in America for 2010 is not easy. In that year in the United States, retailers have to combat high unemployment and rising gas prices. However, under CEO Michael T. Duke, Wal-Mart still can utilize and expand sales outside the United States. According to information 25% of revenue Wal-Mart, is from outside the USA. Wal-Mart continues to expand its market in global, by buying the largest grocery stores in Chile, Distribucion y Servicio. In previous years, Wal-Mart ranked number three as the biggest company, but for 2010 they succeeded in becoming the biggest company in the world.

Overview of Wal-Mart:
CEO: Michael T. Duke
Employees: 2,100,000
Address: 702 S.W. Eighth St.
Bentonville, Arkansas 72716
Country: U.S.
Website: www.walmartstores.com

Wal-Mart Store financial data (in U.S. $ Millions):
Revenues = 408,214.0
Profits = 14,335.0
Assets = 170,706.0
Stockholders’ equity = 70,749.0

2. Royal Dutch Shell

Shell, biggest company in world
Shell gas station

To name the world’s second largest company held by the oil and gas companies from Europe, namely Royal Dutch Shell. Revenue from oil and gas company is beating its competitors, namely Exxon Mobil and BP. Recession cutting demand for energy, causing oil prices to fall, far below their record highs in 2008. But CEO Peter Voser managed to take bold steps to make the company more competitive, such as selling assets, merging divisions and cutting jobs. Royal Dutch Shell eased into the second position as the biggest company in the world, after the previous year ranked first.

Overview of Royal Dutch Shell:
CEO: Peter R. Voser
Employees: 101.000
Address: Carel van Bylandtlaan 30
The Hague 2596
Country: Netherlands
Website: www.shell.com

Royal Dutch Shell financial data (in U.S. $ Millions):
Revenues = 285,129.0
Profits = 12,518.0
Assets = 292,181.0
Stockholders’ equity = 136,431.0

3. Exxon Mobil

Exxon Mobil, one of biggest company in world
Exxon Mobil gas station

Third biggest company in the world are also occupied by oil and gas companies, namely Exxon Mobil of the U.S. The company declined previous rankings are in the rank 2 of the world, in the previous year. All oil and gas companies face the same challenges as their competitors, but ExxonMobil is still continuing to expand its global reach into emerging markets.

Overview of Exxon Mobil:
CEO: Rex W. Tillerson
Employees: 102,700
Address: 5959 Las Colinas Blvd.
Irving, Texas 75039
Country: U.S.
Website: www.exxonmobil.com

Exxon Mobil financial data (in U.S. $ Millions):
Revenues 284,650.0
Profits = 19,280.0
Assets = 233,323.0
Stockholders’ equity = 110,569.0

4. BP

BP, one of biggest company in world
BP offshore mining

In 2010, BP had the worst oil spill problem in U.S. history. That is oil spills in the Gulf of Mexico from one of their offshore rigs. BP has issued a budget of billions of dollars to clean up the disaster and had to cancel the distribution of dividends for the shareholders for the remainder of 2010. In addition, the market also in difficult conditions which is lower demand and falling oil prices are also faced by BP, like other oil companies. However, BP remained in his position as last year, the fourth place for biggest company in the world.

Overview of BP:
CEO: Anthony B. Hayward
Employees: 80,300
Address: 1 St. James Sq.
London SW1Y 4PD
Country: Britain
Website: www.bp.com

BP financial data (in U.S. $ Millions):
Revenues = 246,138.0
Profits = 16,578.0
Assets = 235,968.0
Stockholders’ equity = 101,613.0

5. Toyota Motor

Toyota Motor, one of biggest company in world
Car production at Toyota Motor

2009 was a bad year for the automotive industry, Toyota is no exception. As the world’s largest car manufacturer, Toyota faces decline in auto demand worldwide. But the Toyota Motor company performance for 2010 looks pretty good. Especially with the company’s consolidated earnings surprises in the fourth quarter.  Toyota Motor rose rank to fifth position as the world’s biggest company, which last year ranked tenth.

Overview of Toyota Motor:
CEO: Akio Toyoda
Employees: 320,590
Address: 1 Toyota-cho
Toyota 471-8571
Country: Japan
Website: www.toyota.co.jp

Toyota Motor financial data (in U.S. $ Millions):
Revenues = 204,106.1
Profits = 2,255.9
Assets = 324,869.3
Stockholders’ equity = 110,894.1

6. Japan Post Holdings

Japan Post Holdings rose ranking from position 11 to position 6 as the biggest company in the world. Although in 2009 the new Japanese government, to cancel the privatization of companies that combine the delivery of mail by the banking and insurance services.

Overview of Japan Post Holdings:
CEO: Jiro Saito
Employees: 229,134
Address: 1-3-2 Kasumigaseki
Tokyo 100-8798
Country: Japan
Website: www.japanpost.jp

Japan Post Holdings financial data (in U.S. $ Millions):
Revenues = 202,196.1
Profits =4,849.0
Assets = 3,196,010.7
Stockholders’ equity = 98,087.6

7. Sinopec Group

Sinopec Group is China Petrochemical Corp. In 2009, the company is reducing CO2 emissions with energy savings goals, which in previous years had been planned. The company is also very active in exploring alternative energy sources to date. The company occupies the ninth position as the world’s biggest companies, which previously ranked seventh.

Overview of Sinopec Group:
CEO: Su Shulin
Employees: 633,383
Address: 22 Chaoyangmen N. St.
Beijing 100728
Country: China
Website: www.sinopecgroup.com

Sinopec Group financial data (in U.S. $ Millions):
Revenues = 187,517.7
Profits = 5,755.6
Assets = 188,793.1
Stockholders’ equity = 63,506.9

8. State Grid

This electric company with rapidly rising ratings. After the previous year ranked 15, for 2010, State Grid get position number 8 in the top ten of biggest company in world. State Grid Corporation serves as the main power grid builder and operator in China. In addition the company also supplies electricity to millions of connections. Since its founding in 2002, this company has successfully run the electricity industry reform, technological exchanges, and development of environmental conservation. State Grid’s chief executive has set his eyes on the first national electricity network construction, China’s Smart, to cut energy costs and improve distribution. If the network was completed in 2020, they were expected to provide up to 35% of the energy supply in China.

Overview of State Grid:
CEO: Liu Zhenya
Employees: 1,533,800
Address: 86 Xichang’an Ave.
Beijing 100031
Country: China
Website: www.sgcc.com.cn

State Grid financial data (in U.S. $ Millions):
Revenues = 184,495.8
Profits = -343.0
Assets = 269,801.7
Stockholders’ equity = 90,088.8

9. AXA

French insurance giant, AXA, rose rank to the position 9. This company already has 10 million customer base, which can support their business grow to the east. With AXA Asia Pacific, the company earns revenue that rose 50% from a year earlier. A rise very high for a company. In fact, AXA companies hope to triple revenue from developing countries such as Thailand, Indonesia, and Malaysia, in 2015.

Overview of AXA:
CEO: Henri de Castries
Employees: 103,432
Address: 25 Ave. Matignon
Paris 75008
Country: France
Website: www.axa.com

AXA financial data (in U.S. $ Millions):
Revenues = 175,257.4
Profits = 5,012.2
Assets = 1,016,270.8
Stockholders’ equity = 66,334.0

10. China National Petroleum

The most recent position of the ten biggest companies in the world occupied by oil and gas companies from China, namely China National Petroleum. Since its founding in 1988, this company has grown in 12 countries, from Asia, Africa and South America. He has 14 subsidiaries of big oil and gas field, 14 large-scale purification company and petrochemicals, and R & D units located throughout China.

Overview of China National Petroleum:
CEO: Jiang Jiemin
Employees: 1,649,992
Address: 9 Dongzhimen N. St.
Beijing 100007
Country: China
Website: www.cnpc.com.cn

China National Petroleum financial data (in U.S. $ Millions):
Revenues = 165,496.5
Profits = 10,272.5
Assets = 325,384.1
Stockholders’ equity = 185,946.0

That list of the ten largest companies in the world for 2010. These companies have provided employment for millions of people in the world. In addition, these companies also are the backbone of the economy are very important, both for their country, even for the world.


  1. Isa

    Remarkable information! I have been seeking something similar to this for a long time now. Thx!

    1. eXplorer

      u are welcome

  2. Limewire

    I usually do not write comments on posts, but your article urged me to commend your writings. Thanks for writing this, I am going to undoubtedly well-known your internet site and come back once in awhile. Happy blogging.

  3. Autism in toddlers

    Awesome article bro, I totaly was delighted by this page. I’ll be sure to talk about this to my cousin who would, probably love to check out this page too. Found this site article through the Google search engine by the way, if you were wondering :P. Many thanks for the great read!

  4. Pretty section of content. I just stumbled upon your blog and in accession capital to assert that I acquire in fact enjoyed account your blog posts. Anyway I will be subscribing to your feeds and even I achievement you access consistently quickly.

  5. dillards shoes

    Splendid article dude, I really took pleasure in this blog post. I’ll be sure to spread this to my dad who would, probably like to read over this blog too. Found this site blog through the Yahoo search engine by the way, just figured I’d let you know. Can’t wait till the next one!

  6. HellO!…

    Hello! Want to exchange the trackbacks? I have posted to my blog, you can check! Thanks. :)))…

  7. Nicely done mate. I agree most of what was written right here & this would certainly make myself wanna return to your blog! Bookmarked!

  8. This is really a very good read for me, Must admit that you are 1 in the greatest bloggers I ever saw.Thanks for posting this informative article.

  9. This is very interesting, You are a very skilled blogger. I’ve joined your rss feed and look forward to seeking more of your great post. Also, I have shared your site in my social networks!

  10. bose c

    Good post but I was wondering if you could write a litte more on this topic? I’d be very thankful if you could elaborate a little bit further. Appreciate it!

  11. Free i

    Pretty interesting post. You have a strong opinion on this matter and I will be subscribing.

  12. posters

    Merely a smiling visitor here to share the love (:, btw outstanding design.

  13. Beverley B

    So I sincerely state you actually put together many excellent ideas and I will submit a variety of good ideas to add to briefly.

  14. Gord power

    Hi there, just became aware of your blog through Google, and found that it is really informative.I’m gonna watch out for brussels.I’ll appreciate if you continue this in future.A lot of people will be benefited from your writing.Cheers!

  15. Woah! I’m really enjoying the template/theme of this site. It’s simple, yet effective. A lot of times it’s challenging to get that “perfect balance” between superb usability and visual appeal. I must say you’ve done a excellent job with this. Also, the blog loads extremely quick for me on Firefox. Superb Blog!

  16. Fantastic goods from you, man. Ive study your stuff ahead of and youre just as well amazing. I enjoy what youve got right here, adore what youre stating and the way you say it. You make it entertaining and you even now manage to help keep it wise. I cant wait to go through additional from you. That is really an incredible weblog.

  17. Christian Louboutin

    Cool.. this is very serious topic.

  18. Very good blog! Do you have any helpful hints for aspiring writers? I’m planning to start my own blog soon but I’m a little lost on everything. Would you suggest starting with a free platform like WordPress or go for a paid option? There are so many choices out there that I’m completely overwhelmed .. Any recommendations? Thank you!

    1. eXplorer

      WordPress is good choice to make a blog
      its have many plugin, and the blog is totally yours.
      Just make it your own with your own style, don’t forget about the concept.
      Anyway, don’t think it will be fast give you a result as your wish. At least we can learning by doing.
      Good luck friend 🙂

    2. Chamomile M

      That’s not just the best answer. It’s the bestest answer!

    3. qhqojvmot

      Just simple I think. Write the best of quality article

  19. A lot of thanks for your entire labor on this blog. Ellie takes pleasure in carrying out internet research and it’s really simple to grasp why. All of us hear all of the powerful medium you make functional tips and tricks via the web blog and boost contribution from website visitors on the content then my child is now being taught a lot. Take advantage of the rest of the new year. You are always carrying out a really good job.

  20. Bigney11

    Info is very useful for people who completed education and want to apply for a job. Thank you.

  21. Sandie Ahl

    correct brother I really need this information.

  22. This is a wonderful article I really enjoyed it

  23. Cardiff SEO

    Thanks a lot for a fantastic weblog write-up, wherever does one obtain all of your data?

    1. eXplorer

      Nothing. Just happy to writing! 🙂

  24. Antwerp Hotels

    I needed to say that it is great to know that somebody mentioned this as I had problems discovering the identical information elsewhere. This was the first place that gave me the information. Thanks.

  25. Wow, superb blog layout! How long have you been blogging for? you make blogging look easy. The overall look of your site is great, as well as the content!

  26. Strasbourg Hotels

    Your web is extremely impressive, its fantastic! I will be back in each day or perhaps two. My credit for for you for super site.

  27. Jordan Friddle

    I think Wal-Mart was smart to keep company to the forefront. Their management are great people.

  28. Arla Sajorda

    You’re right, friend, because it is very difficult to compete with oil and gas companies, because they have substantial capital.

  29. Cologne H

    I ran into this page accidentally, surprisingly, this is a amazing website. The site owner has carried out a superb job of putting it together, the info here is really insightful. You just secured yourself a guarenteed reader.

  30. Margene Miravalle

    Respect to website author , some fantastic selective information .

  31. Nice Read….

    [..] This afternoon when I read your blog post, I appreciated the message and concluded it worthy of a link. [..]…

  32. I am now not certain the place you’re getting your info, but good topic. I needs to spend some time finding out much more or working out more. Thanks for excellent info I used to be in search of this info for my mission.

  33. As I web site possessor I believe the content matter here is rattling fantastic , appreciate it for your efforts. You should keep it up forever! Best of luck.

  34. I’ll immediately grab your rss as I can not find your e-mail subscription link or e-newsletter service. Do you have any? Kindly let me know so that I could subscribe. Thanks.

  35. Arton

    I really like game, Is there information about biggest game company?

  36. Hey there, You’ve done an incredible job. I will definitely digg it and personally recommend to my friends. I’m sure they will be benefited from this website.

    1. eXplorer

      Thank u for your support 🙂

  37. Well I truly enjoyed studying it. This post procured by you is very useful for good planning business.

  38. My partner and I were sent here since this web site had been tweeted by a guy I had been following and feel really I made it here.

  39. Bennie Celuch

    Hi there, just became aware of your blog through Google, and found that it is really informative. I’m gonna watch out for brussels. I’ll appreciate if you continue this in future. Many people will be benefited from your writing. Cheers!

  40. I am sure that by now, you must be well-aware of the importance of incorporating an essential keyword in your resume. Always remember that powerful words will not only beautify your contents but, they will help you in standing out of the mob! So better be careful while jotting down certain words!

    1. eXplorer

      Nice critics and very constructive. Thank you for your help 🙂

  41. Beverlee

    I can’t wait to know the biggest companies of this year.

  42. Wnuk119

    A little confusing for me… computer company not become number one in the world. But someday I hope!

  43. Lavette Schetrompf

    Youre really a good webmaster. The web site loading speed is incredible. It seems that you are doing any unique trick. Also, The contents are masterpiece. Your post must be useful for business man, like me. Thank u.

  44. S.O.C

    I really liked the article, and the very cool blog

  45. Hobbies…

    […]the following are several links to sites that we link to because we believe they deserve visiting[…]…

  46. McGranahan

    I am not really excellent with English but I get hold this really leisurely to read .

  47. Denherder

    Very helpful post man, thanks for the info.

  48. vloeren leggen

    I like this site very much, Its a very nice place to read and obtain information.

  49. Hoa Almarez

    I have to say, youve got 1 of the most effective blogs Ive noticed in a long time. What I wouldnt give to be able to produce a weblog thats as intriguing as this. I guess Ill just have to keep reading yours and hope that one day I can write on a topic with as much knowledge as youve got on this 1!

  50. Laver

    Sweet web site , super design and style , rattling clean and apply genial .

  51. Curtis Lobingier

    Everything is particularly open and particularly clear explanation of issues. was truly advice. Your site is pretty useful. Thank you for sharing.

  52. Wax

    I conceive other website owners should take this site as an model, very clean and superb user pleasant style .

  53. I believe this website has got very fantastic indited subject material content.

  54. Angelique Facundo

    Awesome post! I will keep an on eye on your blog.

  55. DetEctive YakuMo

    Wow, amazing weblog format, as well as the content material! I will back here to see what are 10 best company 2012 brother….

  56. Carrol Sarria

    I’ve been absent for some time, but now I remember why I used to love this website. Thanks, I will try and check back for the best company 2012.

  57. Deepfixx

    Your last handful of posts are really great quality, so I guess I will add you back to my everyday bloglist.
    You deserve it my friend. 🙂

    1. eXplorer

      Thank you for your kind 😉

  58. Lynelle Sinotte

    Way cool! Some very valid points! I appreciate you writing this post and the rest of the site is extremely good.

  59. kate tiara

    You are my inspiration , I possess few blogs and rarely run out from to brand.

Add Your Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *