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Best Global Brands

2000 Ranking of the Top 75 Brands

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RankPrevious RankBrandRegion/CountrySectorBrand Value ($m)Change in Brand Value
1NEWUnited StatesBeverages72,537N/A
2NEWUnited StatesTechnology70,196N/A
3NEWUnited StatesBusiness Services53,183N/A
4NEWUnited StatesTechnology39,048N/A
5NEWFinlandElectronics38,528N/A
6NEWUnited StatesDiversified38,127N/A
7NEWUnited StatesAutomotive36,368N/A
8NEWUnited StatesMedia33,553N/A
9NEWUnited StatesRestaurants27,859N/A
10NEWUnited StatesTelecommunications25,548N/A
11NEWUnited StatesTobacco22,110N/A
12NEWGermanyAutomotive21,104N/A
13NEWUnited StatesTechnology20,572N/A
14NEWUnited StatesTechnology20,067N/A
15NEWJapanAutomotive18,823N/A
16NEWUnited StatesFinancial Services18,809N/A
17NEWUnited StatesFMCG17,358N/A
18NEWJapanElectronics16,409N/A
19NEWUnited StatesFinancial Services16,122N/A
20NEWJapanAutomotive15,244N/A
21NEWUnited StatesTechnology14,602N/A
22NEWSwitzerlandBeverages13,680N/A
23NEWGermanyAutomotive12,969N/A
24NEWUnited StatesElectronics11,822N/A
25NEWUnited StatesFMCG11,742N/A
26NEWUnited StatesAlcohol10,684N/A
27NEWUnited StatesBusiness Services9,699N/A
28NEWUnited StatesTechnology9,476N/A
29NEWUnited StatesApparel9,316N/A
30NEWUnited StatesSporting Goods8,015N/A
31NEWGermanyAutomotive7,834N/A
32NEWSwedenElectronics7,805N/A
33NEWUnited StatesFMCG7,357N/A
34NEWFranceLuxury6,887N/A
35NEWUnited StatesBeverages6,636N/A
36NEWUnited StatesTechnology6,594N/A
37NEWUnited StatesMedia6,411N/A
38NEWUnited StatesMedia6,299N/A
39NEWGermanyTechnology6,135N/A
40NEWSwedenHome Furnishings6,031N/A
41NEWUnited StatesFMCG5,885N/A
42NEWNetherlandsElectronics5,481N/A
43NEWSouth KoreaTechnology5,223N/A
44NEWItalyLuxury5,149N/A
45NEWUnited StatesFMCG5,144N/A
46NEWUnited KingdomMedia4,876N/A
47NEWUnited StatesMedia4,531N/A
48NEWUnited StatesRetail4,528N/A
49NEWUnited StatesElectronics4,445N/A
50NEWUnited StatesFMCG4,417N/A
51NEWUnited StatesFMCG4,324N/A
52NEWFranceLuxury4,141N/A
53NEWGermanySporting Goods3,791N/A
54NEWJapanElectronics3,734N/A
55NEWSwitzerlandLuxury3,561N/A
56NEWUnited StatesAutomotive3,438N/A
57NEWBermudaAlcohol3,187N/A
58NEWUnited KingdomEnergy3,066N/A
59NEWFranceAlcohol2,799N/A
60NEWNetherlandsEnergy2,786N/A
61NEWUnited StatesRestaurants2,701N/A
62NEWUnited KingdomAlcohol2,443N/A
63NEWUnited StatesToys & Games2,315N/A
64NEWNetherlandsAlcohol2,218N/A
65NEWUnited StatesMedia2,184N/A
66NEWUnited StatesApparel1,834N/A
67NEWUnited KingdomAlcohol1,541N/A
68NEWUnited StatesHospitality1,483N/A
69NEWUnited StatesAlcohol1,480N/A
70NEWItalyLuxury1,456N/A
71NEWUnited StatesFMCG1,400N/A
72NEWUnited StatesRestaurants1,329N/A
73NEWIrelandAlcohol1,224N/A
74NEWUnited KingdomMedia1,148N/A
75NEWItalyApparel1,008N/A