Earning Away From Home

DeCarlo, Scott
May 2011
Forbes Asia;May2011, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p44
The article reports that American firms on The Global 2000 list are growing faster as their total sales were up 12% in 2010 over 2009, because these companies earn an average 26% of revenue outside the country. As reported, the U.S. firms such as Aflac, Colgate-Palmolive Co. and Intel generate a majority of their sales from overseas operations. The article also presents information on U.S. companies including General Motors Corp., Omnicare, and XTO Energy.


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