Forbes named Siemens the most respected company

Forbes назвал Siemens самой уважаемой компанией

In the world of the top 250 companies.

The authoritative American magazine Forbes has made a rating of the most respected companies in the world, which includes 250 diversified firms.

According to analysts, the publication, first place went to the German company Siemens. On the second line is the French tyre manufacturer Michelin, the third – American Alphabet, which is the parent company of Google.

Fourth place was taken by Japanese Corporation Nintendo, and rounded out the top five is an American Walt Disney company.

The top ten also includes such companies as Carlsberg, Apple, Ferrari, Hilton and Panasonic.

As reported Корреспондент.netthis year there was a scandal around Siemens for supply of turbines in the Crimea annexed by Russia.

The German company has accused Russia of violating the terms of the contract and filed a lawsuit in the Moscow Arbitration court. The Kremlin insisted at first that arrived in Crimea “Russian-made equipment, assembled from Russian components,” but then acknowledged that modernization of turbines by Siemens and deliveries to the Russian troops seized the Ukrainian Peninsula.

In the end, the EU imposed sanctions against Russia because of the turbines in the Crimea.