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La Poste
Rank: 223 (Previous rank: 252)
CEO: Georges Lefebvre
Employees: 303,401
Address: 44 Blvd. de Vaugirard, Paris 75757
France
Phone: 33-1-5544-0000
Website: www.laposte.fr
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Top 25
Wal-Mart retakes the lead as the world's biggest company. See which other companies top our list.
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Most profitable
Exxon Mobil leads our list of top earners this year. Which other companies are among the most profitable on the planet?
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Money losers
Which automaker lost a whopping $12.6 billion last year? And just how far into the red are stalwarts like Coca-Cola and Tyson Foods?
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Revenues 29,466.7 22.7
Profits 989.9 43
Assets 161,620.3 --
Stockholders' Equity 3,870.2 --
1 Deutsche Post 57 79,502.2
2 U.S. Postal Service 64 72,650.0
3 United Parcel Service 128 47,547.0
4 FedEx 203 32,294.0
5 La Poste 223 29,466.7
6 Poste Italiane 334 21,398.8
7 TNT 420 17,360.6
8 Japan Post 444 16,590.5
9 Royal Mail Holdings 465 16,153.7
10 Nippon Express 474 15,955.8
From the July 23, 2007 issue
Footnote:
Figures prepared in accordance with International Accounting Standards.
Government owned 50% or more.
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How the Countries Stack Up
United States 162
Japan 67
France 38
Biggest employers
Wal-Mart Stores 1,900,000
State Grid 1,504,000
China National Petroleum 1,086,966
Most profitable companies
Exxon Mobil 39,500.0
Royal Dutch Shell 25,442.0
UAL 22,876.0
Top 5 in Asia
Toyota Motor 204,746.4
Sinopec 131,636.0
China National Petroleum 110,520.2
State Grid 107,185.5
Honda Motor 94,790.5
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