Welcome to marketing on a global scale: the 5,000 largest businesses in the world - at your fingertips.

Introducing the Global5000 Database

With the Global5000 Database, you have access to:

  • 5000 Companies in
  • 30 Major Industry Groups and
  • Over 50 different Countries

Currently, the database contains a total of 4,515 active records in the file representing $58 trillion (USD) of revenue and 130 million employees.

This select group of companies represent approximately 70% of the WorldWide GDP. The revenue per employee for these top companies in the world is over $357,000. The database has a lot more to offer you…

The Global 5000 is a researched & compiled database with a goal of finding the 5000 largest companies in the world.

Based on revenue/sales generated, The Global 5000 contains both public and private companies, covering all industries in all countries.
We go beyond existing lists and rankings of products like the Fortune 1000 or Forbes private rankings.

The Latest Database

Global 5000 Database Update – August 2016

During the month of August, we added another 38 new companies, removed 13 more bringing the total active records to 4,897. To date this year, we have added 300 companies to the database. As with any set of b2bdata, pruning and constant attention is a must. Some of the...

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Lists, Lists & More Lists

People love lists.  Consumers like the top 10 lists — top 10 tourist attractions, top cities for retirement, restaurants, US News & World Report’s list of top universities are all popular and a hit every year. The same holds true in the business world...

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