The seven Saudi companies are Sabic, Saudi Electricity, Saudi Telecom, Saudi British Bank, Banque Saudi Fransi, Saudi Arabian Mining, and Saudi Investment Bank.

The 16th annual Forbes Global 2000 list includes publicly-traded companies from 60 countries.

Collectively, the companies on the list account for $39.1 trillion in sales, $3.2 trillion in profit, $189 trillion in assets and $56.8 trillion in market value.