List of the largest information technology companies

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This is a list of the world's largest technology companies. The list shows companies ranked by annual revenue from their fiscal years ended on or before March 31, 2018, according to Fortune Global 500 magazine.[1] Other metrics not shown here, in particular market capitalization, are often used alternatively to define the size of a company.

The list includes companies whose primary business activities are associated with technology industry which includes computer hardware, software, electronics, semiconductor, internet, telecom equipment, e-commerce and computer services. Note: This list shows only companies with annual revenues exceeding US$50 billion.

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Column Explanation
Rank Rank of company by revenue
Company Name of the international company
Revenue Amount of revenue of company in USD billions in
last fiscal year ended on or before March 31, 2018
Employees Number of employees of company
Market cap Market capitalization of the company in billions (USD)
Headquarters Location of company's headquarters
Refs. Reference(s)

2017-2018 List[edit]

Ranked by total revenues for respective fiscal years ended on or before March 31, 2018.[1] References given in the rightmost column are for additional information, and may or may not correspond to the revenue figures shown and used for ranking.

Rank[1] Company Revenue ($B) USD[1] Employees Headquarters Refs.
1 United States Apple Inc. $229.2 132,000 Cupertino, CA, US [2]
2 South Korea Samsung Electronics $211.9 320,670 Suwon, South Korea [3][4]
3 United States Amazon $177.9 566,000 Seattle, WA, US [5]
4 Taiwan Foxconn $154.7 1,300,000 New Taipei City, Taiwan [6]
5 United States Alphabet Inc. $110.8 80,110 Mountain View, CA, US [7]
6 United States Microsoft $90.0 131,300 Redmond, WA, US [8]
7 China Huawei $89.3 180,000 Shenzhen, China [9]
8 Japan Hitachi $84.6 307,275 Tokyo, Japan [10]
9 United States IBM $79.1 397,800 Armonk, NY, US [11]
10 United States Dell Technologies $78.7 145,000 Round Rock, TX, US [12]
11 Japan Sony $77.1 117,300 Tokyo, Japan [13]
12 Japan Panasonic $72.0 274,143 Osaka, Japan [14]
13 United States Intel $62.8 102,700 Santa Clara, CA, US [15]
14 South Korea LG Electronics $54.3 74,000 Seoul, South Korea [16]
15 China JD.com $54.0 157,831 Beijing, China [17]
16 United States HP Inc. $52.0 49,000 Palo Alto, CA, US [18]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Top 50 Global Technology Companies". Fortune Global 500.
  2. ^ "Apple Form 10-K Annual Report" (PDF). September 29, 2018.
  3. ^ "Samsung Electronics Announces Fourth Quarter and FY 2017 Results". news.samsung.com.
  4. ^ "Samsung Employees Worldwide". statista.com.
  5. ^ "Amazon: annual revenue 2016 | Statista". Statista. Retrieved 2017-05-12.
  6. ^ "Foxconn Technology Group: global revenue 2005-2017 | Statistic". Statista.
  7. ^ "2017 Annual Revenue". Google.
  8. ^ "Financial Statements for Microsoft". Google.
  9. ^ "Huawei's 2017 Annual Report: Solid Performance and Lasting Value for Customers - Huawei Press Center". huawei.
  10. ^ "Sony Financial Statements" (PDF). Sony.
  11. ^ "Financial Statements for International Business Machines Corp". Google.
  12. ^ "Dell Technologies Key Facts" (PDF). Dell Technologies.
  13. ^ "Sony revenue 2007-2017 | Statistic". Statista.
  14. ^ "Financial Statements For Panasonic Corp". BusinessWeek.
  15. ^ "Intel Financial Statements". Intel. Archived from the original on 2014-02-04.
  16. ^ "Lg Financial Statements". LG Electronics. 22 July 2013. Retrieved 26 December 2013.
  17. ^ JD.com Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results // JD.com
  18. ^ "Samsung Electronics Announces Fourth Quarter and FY 2017 Results". news.samsung.com.

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