Africa's Top 200 Companies

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Africa's Top 200 Companies


[c] All financial data is courtesy of Dr Ayo Salami, co founder of African Business Research Limited, a research driven portal and consultancy specialising in Africa, www.africanfinancialmarkets.com

Rank  Rank
2008  2007  ABRI_Code  Company Name                      Country

  1     1   SA-AGL     Anglo American                    South Africa
  2     5   SA-SAB     Sabmiller                         South Africa
  3   New   SA-RCH     Richemont                         South Africa
  4     6   SA-MTN     MTN Group                         South Africa
  5     3   SA-AMS     Anglo American Platinum Corp      South Africa
  6     4   SA-SOL     Sasol                             South Africa
  7    17   EG-ORCI    Orascom Construction Ind.         Egypt
  8    10   SA-IMP     Impala Platinum Holdings          South Africa
  9     9   EG-ORAT    Orascom Telecom                   Egypt
 10     7   SA-SBK     Standard Bank Group               South Africa
 11    11   MO-ITAM    Itissalat Al Maghrib              Morocco
 12    12   SA-OML     Old Mutual                        South Africa
 13     8   SA-FSR     Firstrand                         South Africa
 14    45   SA-KIO     Kumba Iron Ore                    South Africa
 15    14   SA-REM     Remgro                            South Africa
 16    13   SA-ANG     Anglogold Ashanti                 South Africa
 17    15   SA-ASA     Absa Group                        South Africa
 18    16   SA-TKG     Telkom SA                         South Africa
 19    18   SA-GFI     Gold Fields                       South Africa
 20    20   SA-LON     Lonmin                            South Africa
 21    21   SA-NPN     Naspers                           South Africa
 22    22   SA-NED     Nedcor                            South Africa
 23    26   MO-BCM     Attijariwafa Bank                 Morocco
 24    46   NG-FBNBK   First Bank Nigeria                Nigeria
 25    19   SA-LBT     Liberty International             South Africa
 26    23   SA-SLM     Sanlam                            South Africa
 27    33   EG-TELE    Telecom Egypt                     Egypt
 28   107   NG-INTCON  Intercontinental Bank             Nigeria
 29    31   MO-DOUJ    Douja Prom Addoha                 Morocco
 30   New   MO-CGI     Cie Generale Immobiliere          Morocco
 31    50   MO-BCE     BMCE                              Morocco
 32   New   SA-BVT     Bidvest Group                     South Africa
 33   New   SA-EXX     Exxaro Resources                  South Africa
 34    91   NG-UBABK   United Bank for Africa            Nigeria
 35    25   SA-RMH     RMB Holdings                      South Africa
 36    76   NG-ZEN     Zenith Bank International         Nigeria
 37    70   SA-MUR     Murray And Roberts Holdings       South Africa
 38   New   EG-TMGH    Talaat Mostafa Group Holding      Egypt
 39   New   SA-ARI     African Rainbow Minerals          South Africa
 40    79   NG-UBNBK   Union Bank Nigeria                Nigeria
 41   109   NG-GTBK    Guaranty Trust Bank               Nigeria
 42    74   WA-SNTS    Sonatel                           Cote d'Ivoire
 43    37   EG-VOD     Vodafone Egypt                    Egypt
 44   New   SA-UUU     Uranium One                       South Africa
 45    34   SA-TBS     Tiger Brands                      South Africa
 46    41   EG-EMPN    Mobinil-Egyptian Mobile Service   Egypt
 47    30   SA-HAR     Harmony Gold Mining Company       South Africa
 48   110   NG-OCEAN   Oceanic Bank                      Nigeria
 49    42   MO-ONA     Omnium Nord Africain              Morocco
 50    59   EG-EFGH    EFG-Hermes                        Egypt
 51    29   SA-INP     Investec plc                      South Africa
 52    36   SA-SHF     Steinhoff International Holdings  South Africa
 53    39   SA-LGL     Liberty Group                     South Africa
 54   New   NG-DASF    Dangote Sugar Refinery            Nigeria
 55    93   EG-CMIB    Commercial International Bank     Egypt
 56    69   SA-AEG     Aveng                             South Africa
 57    55   NG-NGBREW  Nigerian Breweries                Nigeria
 58    44   SA-PPC     Pretoria Portland Cement          South Africa
 59    63   SA-SHP     Shoprite Holdings                 South Africa
 60    33   SA-SAP     Sappi                             South Africa
 61    85   EG-OPTD    Orascom Projects and Touristic    Egypt
 62   New   NG-PLATBK  Bank PHB Nigeria                  Nigeria
 63    28   SA-IPL     Imperial Holdings                 South Africa
 64    27   SA-BAW     Barloworld                        South Africa
 65    40   SA-NTC     Network Healthcare Holdings       South Africa
 66    51   EG-ALFS    EL Ezz Aldekhela Steel            Egypt
 67    58   MO-CMAROC  Cimar                             Morocco
 68    72   SA-AQP     Aquarius Platinum                 South Africa
 69    52   SA-PIK     Pick N Pay Stores                 South Africa
 70    87   EG-CIEB    Credit Agricole Egypt             Egypt
 71    73   MO-SNI     SNI                               Morocco
 72    67   SA-ABL     African Bank Investments          South Africa
 73   189   NG-DIBK    Diamond Bank                      Nigeria
 74    60   SA-DSY     Discovery Holdings                South Africa
 75    92   KN-KNBL    East African Breweries            Kenya
 76    61   EG-BKAX    Bank of Alexandria                Egypt
 77    89   EG-ESTC    Eastern Tobacco                   Egypt
 78    65   SA-SUI     Sun Inter. … 

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