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Rank Rank Company name Country Main business Sales
1998 1997       $ Millions % change
61 59 MITSUBISHI CHEMICAL CORP. JAPAN Chemicals, plastics 14,327.6 0.1
62 70 COLES MYER AUSTRALIA Retail 14,305.2 5.8
63 58 JIANGSU SUP. & MKTG. CO-OP. CHINA Cooperative 13,981.0 -14.6
64 67 KOREA ELECTRIC POWER SOUTH KOREA Power generation 13,892.4 13.7
65 60 COSMO OIL JAPAN Oil-products trading 13,889.4 -2.8
66 62 DENSO CORP. JAPAN Car parts 13,780.6 2.6
67 86 COFCO CHINA Food trading 13,526.0 11.9
68 74 TOHOKU ELECTRIC POWER JAPAN Power generation 13,206.7 5.7
69 88 CHINESE PETROLEUM CORP. TAIWAN Oil exploration, refining 13,145.1 13.7
70 64 SHOWA SHELL SEKIYU JAPAN Oil refining, distribution 13,125.6 -0.7


Rank Company name Net Profit Assets Sales per
1998   $ Millions % change RANK $ Millions Rank $1 Assets
61 MITSUBISHI CHEMICAL CORP. 46.3 394 17,050.2 68 0.84
62 COLES MYER 289.8 38.9 86 4,983.0 276 2.87
63 JIANGSU SUP. & MKTG. CO-OP. 115.8 -38.1 203 6,875.9 211 2.03
64 KOREA ELECTRIC POWER 397.6 -20.6 63 50,250.8 16 0.28
65 COSMO OIL 44.1 -39.6 407 10,554.8 140 1.32
66 DENSO CORP. 588.1 -0.3 42 14,425.4 87 0.96
67 COFCO 110.3 18.1 212 4,452.7 313 3.04
68 TOHOKU ELECTRIC POWER 391.7 73.5 66 32,919.1 31 0.40
69 CHINESE PETROLEUM CORP. 386.1 91.4 70 17,856.9 62 0.74
70 SHOWA SHELL SEKIYU 52.8 5.5 363 8,677.8 166 1.51
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Rank Company name Equity Employees Profit per Market
1998   $ Millions Rank Number Rank Employee Cap. $m.
61 MITSUBISHI CHEMICAL CORP. 3,728.0 112 11,973 251 3,869 4,086.2
62 COLES MYER 1,872.4 215 148,346 15 1,953 4,964.2
63 JIANGSU SUP. & MKTG. CO-OP. 1,737.1 236 421,300 2 275
64 KOREA ELECTRIC POWER 18,345.9 6 32,317 87 12,302 10,526.0
65 COSMO OIL 1,576.3 256 3,108 609 14,201 1,031.5
66 DENSO CORP. 8,737.7 30 57,084 41 10,303 17,047.5
67 COFCO 1,498.8 271 15,824 194 6,971
68 TOHOKU ELECTRIC POWER 5,345.6 64 14,689 206 26,668 8,679.1
69 CHINESE PETROLEUM CORP. 9,545.2 26 19,873 156 19,429
70 SHOWA SHELL SEKIYU 1,665.3 242 2,103 742 25,102 2,550.6
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Rank Company name Profit as % of Notes Key
1998   Sales Assets Equity  
61 MITSUBISHI CHEMICAL CORP. 0.3 0.3 1.2 3 L
62 COLES MYER 2.0 5.8 15.5 7 L
63 JIANGSU SUP. & MKTG. CO-OP. 0.8 1.7 6.7 12 U S
64 KOREA ELECTRIC POWER 2.9 0.8 2.2 12 L S
65 COSMO OIL 0.3 0.4 2.8 3 L
66 DENSO CORP. 4.3 4.1 6.7 3 L
67 COFCO 0.8 2.5 7.4 12 U S
68 TOHOKU ELECTRIC POWER 3.0 1.2 7.3 3 L
69 CHINESE PETROLEUM CORP. 2.9 2.2 4.0 12 U S
70 SHOWA SHELL SEKIYU 0.4 0.6 3.2 12 L
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