The latest fortune global 500 list was released on 22nd July. In terms of number, 129 of the world’s 500 largest companies are from China, surpassing the United States (121) for the first time in history.
List shows that 3 Chinese companies are in the top 10. Wal-mart is the world’s biggest company for the last six years. Sinopec second, Shell rose to the third, PetroChina and Nation Grid are the fourth and fifth, Saudi aramco is ranked sixth, Bp, ExxonMobil, Volkswagen and Toyota rounded out the top 10.