Rank: 7 (Previous rank: 7)
CEO: Liu Zhenya
Address: 86 W. Chang'An St.
China's government-owned power company is in pretty good shape compared to its neighbors in Europe. The turbulent economic situation overseas has left many countries -- including Spain -- turning to China for a lifeline. Just last month, State Grid announced its plan to buy high-voltage electricity transmissions from Spanish construction company Actividades de Construccion y Servicios for $938.2 million. --Sierra Jiminez, associate producer
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|Company||2011 Number of Employees|
|China National Petroleum||1,668,072|