Here is a list of the top 10 companies in South America in 2015. South America is rich in mineral resources. There are few countries that have a good balance of fuels and raw materials. Large reserves of oil and natural gas are found in several areas within South America. Companies like PDVSA, Ecopetrol, Petróleo Ipiranga, and Pemex are the leading ones. The list below identifies top companies by revenue in South America. The list is mainly biased towards oil and petrochemical companies with addition to companies like JBS and Techint in communication as well food production fields.
It is the largest retail company based out of Chile.
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Over 125,000 employees are a part of the organization which has a huge number of hypermarkets, supermarkets, shopping malls, departmental stores spread across the country. Its brands include Jumbo stores, Easy home improvement, Paris department stores and much more. The brand has managed to establish itself in Brazil, Columbia, Peru etc alongwith its strong presence in Chile, making one of the most formidable companies in South America.