Volkswagen AG is on the 2014 Fortune Global 500 list which was revealed earlier this week.The eight largest company in the world and No. 1 automotive company by way of revenue as per Fortune Global 500, Volkswagen surpassed Toyota in the latest list.
A total of 128 US companies were in the list of Global 500, highest for any country in the world. This was followed by China with 95 companies. India has 8 companies in the list of Fortune Global 500 2014. Among these are Reliance Industries (114), Bharat Petroleum (242), Hindustan Petroleum (284), State Bank of India (303), Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (424), Tata Motors and Tata Steel.
Other Japanese companies auto majors finding mention on this esteemed list included Honda Motor Co at No 45 and Nissan Motor Co at No. 61. Volkswagen is the top auto company in 2014 Fortune 500 list