List of conglomerates

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A conglomerate is a large company that consists of diverse divisions that produce and sell unrelated goods and services.[1] Conglomerate companies tend to be large multinational corporations with operations in multiple regions of the world.

Africa[edit]

Asia[edit]

Europe[edit]

South America[edit]

North America[edit]

Oceania[edit]

Intercontinental[edit]

Defunct conglomerates[edit]

  • Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic Makeevka Metallurgical Plant, while being a part of Makeevka Metallurgical Combine, a huge industrial conglomerate, in 1960s produced more iron than Polish and Italian metal works and plants altogether.[46]
  • Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic Yuzhmash, a key participant in the Soviet lunar program, the first enterprise in the world that issued ballistic missile carrying a splitting warhead, currently employing only 13,000 workers.[47]

See also[edit]

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