List of Top 10 Pharma Companies Worldwide

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The difference among the top 10 listed pharmaceutical, also called pharma, companies worldwide is measured in billions of dollars in sales, with a reported $315 billion in sales from United States pharma companies in 2007 alone. According to Reuters news service, the U.S. pharma complex has been strongly affected by generic drugs, research and development and competition from foreign pharma companies. Unless research and development continues strong in new drug development, as patents buy generic drugs.

Rank Company Country Total Revenues (USD billions) Total Revenues (reported currency in millions) Change 09/08 (%) Net income/ (loss) (reported currency in millions) Change 09/08 (%) R&D Expenses (reported currency in millions) Change 09/08 (%) Fortune 500 Ranking[1]
1 Johnson & Johnson[2] United States 61.90[3] $61,897 -2.9 $12,266 -5.3 6,986 -7.8 103
2 Pfizer[4] United States 50.01[3] $50,009 3.5 8,635 6.6 7,845 -1.3 152
3 Roche[5] Switzerland 47.35[3] 49,051 CHF 7.5 8,510 CHF -21.5 9,874 CHF 11.6 171
4 GlaxoSmithKline[6] United Kingdom 45.83[3] £28,368 16.5 £5,669 20.3 £4,106 11.5 168
5 Novartis[7] Switzerland 44.27[3] $44,267 6.8 $8,454 3.6 $7,469 3.5 183
6 Sanofi[8] France 41.99[3] €29,306 6.3 €8,471 17.9 €4,583 0.2 181
7 AstraZeneca[9] UK/Sweden 32.81[10] $32,804 3.8 $7,544 23.1 $4,409 -14.9 268
8 Abbott Laboratories[11] United States 30.76[10] $30,765 4.2 5,746 21.4 2,744 2.1 294
9 Merck & Co.[12] United States 27.43[10] $27,428 15.0 $13,024 64.2 $5,800 20.8 378
10 Bayer HealthCare[13] Germany 22.30 €15,988 3.8 €1,696 38.8 €1,845 5.9 154
11 Eli Lilly[14] United States 21.84[15] $21,836 7.2 $4,328 N/A N/A N/A 455
12 Bristol-Myers Squibb[16] United States 18.81[17] $18,808 6.2 $4,420 19.9 3,647 3.8

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