Here is the list of the top 10 specracular companies in India according to their market capitalization.
1.Indian Oil Corporation (IOC)
India’s largest company, Indian Oil, largest commercial enterprise and its subsidiaries influence the petroleum products market accounting for a 49 per cent share. The Indian Oil Corporation was formed in 1964 after the union with Indian Refineries.
2. Reliance Industries
Reliance is India’s largest private sector enterprise, with businesses in the energy and materials value chain. Reliance has a global leader in its businesses, the largest polyester yarn and fiber producer in the world and is among the top five to ten producers in the world in vital petrochemical products.Reliance holds businesses across India engaged in energy, petrochemicals, textiles, natural resources, retail, and telecommunications.
3. Bharat Petroleum
Bharat Petroleum Corporation is an oil refining, exploration and marketing PSU with Navratna status. After nationalization in 1976, BPCL entered a quick growth path. Turnover, profitability and financial reserves grew considerably.
4. Hindustan Petroleum
Hindustan Petroleum Corporation is a state-owned oil and natural gas company with Navratna status. HPCL has been ranked 260th in the Fortune Global 500 rankings of the world’s biggest corporations in 2013)It has about 25% market-share in India among public-sector companies (PSUs) and an effective marketing infrastructure.
5. State Bank of India
The State Bank of India is the largest Indian banking and financial services company by turnover and total assets. The oldest bank in India was set up with the amalgamation of Bank of Madras into the other two presidency banks – Bank of Calcutta and Bank of Bombay – to form the Imperial Bank of India. After nationalization in 1955, it was named State Bank of India.
6. Tata Motors
Founded in 1945 as a manufacturer of locomotives, the company produced its first commercial vehicle in 1954.Tata Motors is a leader in commercial vehicles and among the top most in passenger vehicles.
It is also the world’s fifth largest truck manufacturer,respectively.
7. Oil & Natural Gas Corporation
ONGC is one India’s largest oil and gas exploration and production companies. The company was founded on 14 August 1956 by the govt, which currently holds a 69.23 per cent equity stake ONGC is ranked 22nd among the Top 250 Global Energy Companies by Platts.
8. Tata Steel
One of the world’s pioneering steel companies, Tata Steel manufactures a wide range of steel products. It was ranked 471st in the 2013 Fortune Global 500 ranking of the world’s biggest corporations. On February 12, 2012, Tata Steel completed 100 years.
9. Essar Oil
Essar Oil deals with the exploration and production of oil and natural gas, refining of crude oil, and marketing of petroleum products. Part of the Essar Group, it operates a major refinery in Vadinar, Gujarat.
10. Coal India
Established in 1975, Coal India is a state owned coal mining company. With a production of just 79 million tonnes (MTs) at the year of its inception, CIL today is the single largest coal producer in the world.
11. Hindalco Industries
The metals flagship company of the Aditya Birla Group, Hindalco Industries is the world’s largest aluminum rolling company and one of the biggest producers of primary aluminum in Asia. Established in 1958, the company established its aluminum facility at Renukoot in eastern Uttar Pradesh, India in 1962.
12. Bharti Airtel
Bharti Airtel is one of the leading telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa.
Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 4 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers.
13. Larsen & Toubro
A multinational conglomerate headquartered in Mumbai, Larsen & Toubro has businesses in engineering, construction, manufacturing goods, information technology and financial services.
The company was established in Bombay in 1938 by two Danish engineers, Henning Holck-Larsen and Soren Kristian Toubro.
14. ICICI Bank
ICICI Bank is India’s largest and most prominent private sector bank. The bank has a large network of 3,588 branches and 11,162 ATMs in India and has a set up in 19 countries, including India.
15. Mahindra & Mahindra
Mahindra has a very strong presence in the agribusiness, aerospace, components, consulting services, defense, energy, financial services, industrial equipment, logistics, real estate, retail, steel, commercial vehicles and two wheeler industries.In 2012, Mahindra featured on the Forbes Global 2000 list.