Top 20 biggest companies in Denmark 2018, by number of employees

Top 20 biggest companies in Denmark as of October 2018, by number of employees

by Agnete Lundetræ Jürgensen, last edited Aug 9, 2019
Top 20 biggest companies in Denmark 2018, by number of employees The number of employees in Denmark decreased slightly from 2008 to 2013 but grew again in the years that followed. In 2017, the Danish labor market counted roughly 2.2 million persons on a full-time basis. Among the 20 biggest companies based in Denmark, measured by the number of employees, ISS A/S ranked first. The company works as a facility service company all over the world, offering facility management and cleaning services. As of October 2018, it employed nearly half a million people.
Mærsk A/S

A.P. Møller–Mærsk A/S was ranked second with about 76 thousand employees. The company known worldwide for integrated transport and logistics made the highest revenue among all Danish companies, reaching more than 192 billion Danish kroner. By comparison, ISS A/S came in third place, with a revenue of roughly 79 billion Danish kroner.

Carlsberg Breweries A/S

Carlsberg Breweries A/S was in third position in the company ranking, by number of employees. In the period from 2011 to 2018, the company’s average number of employees fluctuated. It was highest in 2015, peaking at almost 48 thousand people working for the producer and seller of beer and other beverages.
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Top 20 biggest companies in Denmark as of October 2018, by number of employees

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