Rating of the largest private companies in the US in 2017
• Rating of the largest private companies in the US in 2017.
In the ranking for the first time I entered Uber, finishing just 52nd place
In 2017, a total of 225 companies included in the 33th annual ranking of the largest private companies in America, published by the American Forbes. Together, these companies revenues are $ 1, 57 trillion, which is 3% less than last year. They are 4, 7 million people, compared with the 4, 5 million in 2016.
The leaders rated traditionally Cargill and Koch Industries, who took place 1 and 2 respectively. In this case, Cargill takes first place already for the 10th consecutive year. Nevertheless, revenues in comparison with the last year the company's revenues increased slightly - by 2%, to $ 109, 7 billion.
The top five also went grocery retailer Albertsons (№ 3) and two audit companies - Deloitte and PricewaterhouseCoopers (fourth and fifth lines, respectively). Albertsons has applied for an IPO in 2015, a few months after it has completed its acquisition of Safeway shares, but then stopped these plans.
Mars rose in the rankings and won the second place. In January, the company announced the acquisition of a network of veterinary clinics VCA for $ 9, 1 billion. When this transaction is completed, the business of pet care will account for more than 50% of the company revenues. Mars also owns such brands of pet zhiovtnyh as Pedigree, Wiskas and Royal Canin.
The biggest of those who are not included in the list, became the company Dell. In the ranking of the 2016 Texas company ranked fourth. In September, 2016, and Dell completed the merger with EMC Corporation and began trading as Dell Technologies. In addition Dell has eight companies departed from the ranking. This could happen for several reasons: their income fell below $ 2 billion, they have ceased to be a private company or have been sold to foreigners. At the same time, the rating of 11 newcomers. Among them Uber, once taken the 52nd line. This is the first technological unicorn, included in this rating.
Annual Revenue: $ 109, 7 billion
Number of employees: 150 000
2. Koch Industries
Annual revenue: $ 100 billion
Number of employees: 100,000
Annual revenue: $ 59, $ 7 billion
Number of employees: 273,000
Annual Revenue: $ 36, 8 billion
Number of employees: 244,400
Annual Revenue: $ 35, 9 billion
Number of employees: 223,000
Annual Revenue: $ 35 billion
Number of employees: 80,000
7. Publix Super Markets
Annual Revenue: $ 34 billion
Number of employees: 191,000
Annual Revenue: $ 32, 9 billion
Number of employees: 58,000
9. Ernst & Young
Annual Revenue: $ 29, 6 billion
Number of employees: 231,000
10. C & S Wholesale Grocers
Annual Revenue: $ 28, 1 billion
Number of employees: 17,500