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339. Poste Italiane
Rank: 339 (Previous rank: 348)
CEO: Massimo Sarmi
Employees: 150,986
Address: Viale Europa 190
Rome,   144
Country: Italy
Website: www.poste.it
  $ millions % change from 2007
Revenues 26,129.0 11.1
Profits 1,291.8 11.9
Assets 116,085.5
Stockholders' equity 4,756.1
Profits as % of  
Revenues 4.9
Assets 1.1
Rank Company Global 500
($ millions)
1 Deutsche Post 54 98,708.0
2 U.S. Postal Service 84 74,932.0
3 United Parcel Service 143 51,486.0
4 FedEx 200 37,953.0
5 La Poste 280 30,487.1
6 Poste Italiane 339 26,129.0
From the July 20, 2009 issue
Figures prepared in accordance with International Accounting Standards.
Government owned 50% or more.
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