Global Most Admired Companies
Industry: Chemicals
1 DuPont 7.63
2 BASF 7.42
3 Dow Chemical 7.32
4 PPG Industries 6.54
5 Bayer 6.53
6 Akzo Nobel 5.62
7 Air Liquide 5.44
8 Sumitomo Chemical 5.36
9 Linde 5.36
10 Mitsubishi Chemical 5.27
11 Asahi Kasei 4.99
12 SABIC 4.98
13 Solvay 4.95
14 Imperial Chemical Industries 4.64
15 Hanwha 4.48
Most admired for managing talent
Procter & Gamble 1
General Electric 1
Walgreen 1
Most admired for innovation
Apple Computer 1
Procter & Gamble 1
Walt Disney 1
Industry champions
Home Depot Specialty retailers
IBM Computers
Toyota Motor vehicles
How we pick the Most Admired companies
FORTUNE created a list of 351 companies in 30 industries with revenues greater than $8 billion... (more)