A multinational company is a business that operates in many different countries at the same time. In other words, it’s a company that has business activities in more than one country. From that perspective in Bangladesh, we can see so many multinational companies running their business. People might confuse what about the top 10 multinational companies in Bangladesh? Well, it should be a common question among the people mostly who think about business and corporation. To solve that we made a research based on the internet about the top 10. Let's dig into the top 10 Multinational Companies and top profit-making multinational companies in Bangladesh.
1.Unilever Bangladesh (FMCG):
Unilever Bangladesh is one of the leading multinational companies in Bangladesh and started its journey in Bangladesh in 1964 with a soap factory that was set up at Chittagong. Unilever is an Anglo-Dutch multinational consumer product manufacturing giant. Unilever Bangladesh has more than 10000 people directly or indirectly related to the working framework. Unilever has announced itself as a sustainable lifestyle brand and is committed to becoming a ‘carbon positive’ business by 2030. The company was formerly known as Lever Brothers Bangladesh Ltd. and changed its name in December 2004.
Unilever Bangladesh Product categories are:
Household Care, Fabric Cleaning, Skin Cleansing, Skin Care, Oral Care, Hair Care, Personal Grooming, Tea-based Beverages.
Unilever Bangladesh Brands:
Wheel, Lux, Lifebuoy, Fair & Lovely, Pond’s, Close Up, Sunsilk, Taaza, Pepsodent, Clear, Vim, Surf Excel, Rexona, Axe, Dove, Vaseline, and so on.
Unilever Bangladesh Corporate Office Address in Bangladesh:
ZN Tower,Plot 2, Road 8, Gulshan 1, Dhaka 1212
Phone: 88 (02) 9888452
Fax: 88 (02) 9862299
2.British American Tobacco (Cigarette):
British American Tobacco Beginning its journey 100 years back in Bangladesh. They have started their journey properly after the independence of Bangladesh in 1972. At that time the name of the company was “Bangladesh Tobacco Company Limited”. In 1998, the Company changed its name and was identified as “British American Tobacco Bangladesh Company Ltd”. Bat Bangladesh is the first company listed on both the Dhaka Chittagong Stock Exchange. British American Tobacco Group, the world’s most international tobacco group with brands sold in more than 180 markets across the world. “British American Tobacco” is the second-largest tobacco items seller after “Philip Morris International”. In Bangladesh, British American Tobacco got more popularity than “Philip Morris International”.
British American Tobacco Bangladesh Brands:
Benson & Hedges, John Player Gold Leaf, Pall Mall, Capstan, Scissors, Star, Pilot, Bristol, and so on.
Corporate Office Address of BAT in Bangladesh:
British American Tobacco Bangladesh
New DOHS Road, Mohakhali, Dhaka – 1206
3.Grameenphone Ltd (Telecommunication industry):
Grameenphone is one of the leading telecommunications service providers in Bangladesh, with more than 74 million subscribers and a 46.3% subscriber market share. It is a joint venture between Telenor and Grameen Telecom Corporation. Telenor, a telecommunication company from Norway, owns a 55.8% share of Grameenphone, Grameen Telecom owns 34.2%, and the remaining 10% is publicly held. Grameenphone was the first company to introduce GSM technology in Bangladesh and built the first cellular network to cover 99% of the country.
Grameenphone Corporate Office Address in Bangladesh:
Grameenphone Ltd. GPHOUSE, Basundhara, Baridhara, Dhaka-1229
4.Standard Chartered Bank (Banking Industry):
Standard Chartered Bangladesh is a leading multinational bank. Standard Chartered Bank is the largest international bank in Bangladesh with 26 Branches, 57 ATMs, and 7 Financial Kiosks; employing over 1,300 people.
Standard Chartered the only foreign bank in the country with presence in 6 cities – Dhaka, Chittagong, Khulna, Sylhet, Bogra, and Narayanganj; including the country’s only offshore banking units inside Dhaka Export Processing Zone (DEPZ) at Savar and Chittagong Export Processing Zone (CEPZ). Standard Chartered has been operating in Bangladesh for over a hundred years.
Standard Chartered Bank Corporate Office Address in Bangladesh:
67 Gulshan Avenue, Gulshan
Tel: + 880 2 8833003 – 4
5.Nestle Bangladesh (FMCG):
Nestlé with headquarters in Vevey, Switzerland was founded in 1866 by Henri Nestlé.Nestle is today the world’s leading nutrition, health, and wellness Company. Nestlé Bangladesh Limited started its first commercial production in Bangladesh in 1994.Factory of Nestlé in Bangladesh situated at Sripur.
500 people directly working in Nestle and indirectly more than 1000. The motto of this company is Good Food, Good Life. Maggi noodle and Nescafe coffee are the top products of Nestle Group Bangladesh.
Products From Nestle:
Maggi Noodles. Maggi Shaad-e-Magic, Nescafe, Nestea, Nesfruta, Coffee-Mate, Nido, Cornflakes, Koko Krunch, Munch, and various other baby foods.
Nestle Bangladesh Corporate Office Address in Bangladesh:
Nestlé Bangladesh Ltd.
Ninakabbo, Level 4
227/A, Tejgaon-Gulshan Link Road
Tejgaon Industrial Area
Tel : + 88029882759
Fax : +88028822035, +88029881302