Goodyear 184th on latest ‘Fortune 500’ list
For the 63rd consecutive year, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is in the upper echelon of American businesses in Fortune magazine’s annual ranking of the 500 largest companies in the United States. Based on 2016 sales of US$15.2 billion, Goodyear is the 184th largest business in the country. It is ranked fourth in the magazine’s Motor Vehicles and Parts category.
Compiled since 1955, the “Fortune 500” ranks US companies by sales. Firms are ranked by total revenues for their respective fiscal years. Included in the survey are companies that are incorporated and operate in the US and file financial statements with a government agency. This year, a company had to post sales of $5.14 billion to make the list.
The complete Fortune 500 listing is in the magazine’s 15 June issue and on its website, www.fortune.com.