Coface CEE Top 500
The 10th edition of top 500 companies in Central and Eastern Europe
ABOUT tHE STUDY
In 2018, Coface will publish the 10th edition of the Top 500 companies in Central and Eastern Europe - Coface CEE Top 500. The ranking is well-known throughout the region and classifies the strongest 500 companies in CEE, taking into consideration both turnover as well as additional factors such as number of employees, business sectors and markets where they operate.
It is an opportunity to present your results and compare them with the largest companies in CEE. The ranking gives you the possibility to show that you belong to the best companies in this region.
COFACE CEE TOP 500 - 2017 STUDY
2017 Coface Top 500 CEE Study highlited the following aspects:
- 2016 – a heterogeneous year for CEE: labour market boomed while turnover and net profit of largest companies decreased by -0.6% and -3.1%
- CEE Top 500 companies increased their workforces, producing lower unemployment rates in the region in 2016
- Poland with +3.3% in turnover still the biggest player, followed by Hungary (-11.5% in turnover) and the Czech Republic (-2.2% in turnover)
- Sectors: automotive industry up (+8.6% in turnover), oil & gas sector down (-5.6% in turnover)