Infographic – The Oldest Company in (Almost) Every Country

The Oldest Company in (Almost) Every Country *that’s still in business

In our fast paced world companies come and go quickly, or are merged, bought out or simply transition to something else.  These companies, however, have stood the test of time and are still going strong, some for over a thousand years, conducting the same business today that they did then.  From 578 AD to the 1990s these business span all industries and it’s an interesting look at where these nations are in the global economy.  [VIA]

Click image to enlarge