Forbes has come up with Global 2000 list and in it 50 Indian companies have featured among the world's largest public companies. At the top place is ICBC, a Chinese company that commands a market value of $242.3 billion. And the list that primarily comprises players from the US and China also have firms from Japan and Europe.
The Forbes Global 2000 list is a compilation of the global top 2000 public companies on the basis of several factors such as sales, profit, assets and market value.
Below are given the top 10 global companies globally and in India that make it to the list:
2. China Construction Bank
3. JP Morgan Chase
4. Berkshire Hathaway
5. Agricultural Bank of China
6. Saudi Arabian Oil Company
7. Ping An Insurance Group
8. Bank of America
10. Bank of China
Now 10 top Indian companies that have featured in the list are:
1. Reliance Industries:
The oil to telecom conglomerates features among the top 100 Forbes Global 2000 list. The sales in the last one year have stood at $84.8 billion with profit at $6.2 billionand assets of $147.2 billion. The market value of the company in September 2020 had crossed $200 billion. The company is at the 58th spot in the list.
2. HDFC Bank:
This private sector Indian lender is ranked 146th on the list and has sales of $20.7 billion, profits at $3.8 billion and assets at $209 billion. Market value of the firm as per the Forbes data is at $73.1 billion.
3. State Bank of India:
Ranked 171 on the list the country's leading PSB commands a market value of $22.6 billion. The company's sales and profit is pegged at $51.1 billion and $2 billion, respectively.
4. ICICI Bank:
At the 255th spot, ICICI Bank has a total sales of $20.8 billion,while profit was at $1.3 billion in the last 12 months.The market value has been at $32.8billion.
This oil and gas major features at the 269th position and its market value is at $13.4 billion
Other Indian companies on the list are HDFC, TCS, IOC,L&T and NTPC among others.