The list of top 10 companies worldwide in terms of their net worth are as appended below:
|Walmart||$421.8 Billion||Retailer ||Micheal T. Duke ||2,150,000||U.S||NYSE|
|Exxon Mobil||$370.1 Billion||Oil and Gas||Rex W. Tillerson||83,000||U.S||NYSE|
|Royal Dutch Shell||$368.1 Billion||Oil and Gas||Peter R. Voser||112,000||Netherlands||LSE|
|BP||$297.1 Billion||Oil and Gas||Anthony B. Haward||97,600||Britain||LSE, NYSE|
|Sinopec||$289.7 Billion||Oil and Gas||Su Shulin||400,513||China||SSE, SEHK|
|State Grid Corporation of China||$231.6 Billion||Electricity||Liu Zhenya||1,564,001||China||State owned|
|Toyota Motors||$228.2 Billion||Automobile/Automotive||Akio Toyoda||316,121||Japan||TYO: 7203|
|Petro China||$222 Billion||Oil and Gas||Zhou Jiping||464,000||China||SSE, SEHK|
|Total S.A||$222.8 Billion||Oil and Gas||Christophe de Margerie||111,401||France||Government owned|
|Japan Post Holdings||$211 billion||Conglomerate||Jiro Saito||229,134||Japan||Government owned|
The Hidden facts in this list which throw interesting facts are as stated below:
- Oil and gas is most lucrative business worldwide with 6 companies getting listed in top 10 and are dealing in this segment.
- China has 3 companies in top 10 but its manpower usage is proportionately very large as compared to other companies which means that they are paying people poorly and squeezing them nice and proper to improve on their profitability. Moreover China has all companies in top 10 dealing in the oil and gas sector.