Worldwide Centers of Commerce

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The Worldwide Centers of Commerce Index is an index of the world's cities by MasterCard. Using seven evaluative dimensions, it provides rankings for 75 leading commercial cities.[1]

2008 rankings[edit]

As of 2008, the top 75 commercial centers according to the Worldwide Centers of Commerce Index in the world are:

Rank
City
1 United Kingdom London
2 United States New York City
3 Japan Tokyo
4 Singapore Singapore
5 United States Chicago
6 Hong Kong Hong Kong
7 France Paris
8 Germany Frankfurt
9 South Korea Seoul
10 Netherlands Amsterdam
11 Spain Madrid
12 Australia Sydney
13 Canada Toronto
14 Denmark Copenhagen
15 Switzerland Zurich
16 Sweden Stockholm
17 United States Los Angeles
18 United States Philadelphia
19 Japan Osaka
20 Italy Milan
21 United States Boston
22 Taiwan Taipei
23 Germany Berlin
24 China Shanghai
25 United States Atlanta
Rank
City
26 Austria Vienna
27 Germany Munich
28 United States San Francisco
29 United States Miami
30 Belgium Brussels
31 Republic of Ireland Dublin
32 Canada Montreal
33 Germany Hamburg
34 United States Houston
35 United States Dallas
36 United States Washington, D.C.
37 Canada Vancouver
38 Spain Barcelona
39 Germany Düsseldorf
40 Switzerland Geneva
41 Australia Melbourne
42 Thailand Bangkok
43 United Kingdom Edinburgh
44 United Arab Emirates Dubai
45 Israel Tel Aviv
46 Portugal Lisbon
47 Italy Rome
48 India Mumbai
49 Czech Republic Prague
50 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
Rank
City
51 Russia Moscow
52 Hungary Budapest
53 Chile Santiago
54 Mexico Mexico City
55 Greece Athens
56 Brazil São Paulo
57 China Beijing
58 South Africa Johannesburg
59 Poland Warsaw
60 China Shenzhen
61 India New Delhi
62 India Chennai
63 Argentina Buenos Aires
64 Turkey Istanbul
65 Brazil Rio de Janeiro
66 India Bangalore
67 Russia Saint Petersburg
68 Indonesia Jakarta
69 Saudi Arabia Riyadh
70 Egypt Cairo
71 Philippines Manila
72 China Chengdu
73 China Chongqing
74 Lebanon Beirut
75 Venezuela Caracas


Countries with cities on the list by region[edit]

Continent Country Cities
Africa  Egypt Cairo
Africa  South Africa Johannesburg
Asia  China Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Chengdu, Chongqing
Asia  Hong Kong Hong Kong
Asia  India Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore
Asia  Indonesia Jakarta
Asia  Israel Tel Aviv
Asia  Japan Tokyo, Osaka
Asia  Lebanon Beirut
Asia  Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
Asia  Philippines Manila
Asia  Saudi Arabia Riyadh
Asia  Singapore Singapore
Asia  South Korea Seoul
Asia  Taiwan Taipei
Asia  Thailand Bangkok
Asia  United Arab Emirates Dubai
Australia  Australia Sydney, Melbourne
Europe  Austria Vienna
Europe  Belgium Brussels
Europe  Czech Republic Prague
Europe  Denmark Copenhagen
Europe  France Paris
Europe  Germany Frankfurt, Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, Düsseldorf
Europe  Greece Athens
Europe  Hungary Budapest
Europe  Ireland Dublin
Europe  Italy Milan, Rome
Europe  Netherlands Amsterdam
Europe  Poland Warsaw
Europe  Portugal Lisbon
Europe  Russia Moscow, Saint Petersburg
Europe  Spain Madrid, Barcelona
Europe  Sweden Stockholm
Europe   Switzerland Zurich, Geneva
Europe  Turkey Istanbul
Europe  United Kingdom London, Edinburgh
North America  Canada Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver
North America  Mexico Mexico City
North America  United States New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Boston, Atlanta, San Francisco, Miami, Houston, Dallas, Washington, D.C.
South America  Argentina Buenos Aires
South America  Brazil São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro
South America  Chile Santiago
South America  Venezuela Caracas

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