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3M's top competitors include General Electric, Emerson, Honeywell and Corning.
3M
3M
3M (formerly Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing) is a diversified technology company with expertise in product development, manufacturing, and marketing.
General Electric
General Electric
General Electric is a high-tech industrial company engaged in energy, healthcare, and transportation.
Emerson
Emerson
Emerson Electric is a technology and engineering company providing various solutions to industrial, commercial, and residential markets.
Honeywell
Honeywell
Honeywell is a diversified technology and manufacturing company that invents and commercializes technologies in the areas of energy, safety, security, productivity, and global urbanization.
Corning
Corning
Corning is a company providing specialty glasses, ceramics, and optical physics products.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1902
Founding Date
1892
Founding Date
1890
Founding Date
1906
Founding Date
1851
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Saint Paul, US HQ
North Ryde, AU
Wien, AT
Minsk, BY
Diegem, BE
Santa Cruz De La Sierra, BO
Sumaré, BR
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Locations
Boston, US HQ
Hydra, DZ
Luanda, AO
Buenos Aires, AR
Burnley, AU
Fyshwick, AU
Jandakot, AU
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Locations
St. Louis, US HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Florida, AR
Bayswater, AU
Wiener Neudorf, AT
Sorocaba, BR
Richmond Hill, CA
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Locations
Charlotte, US HQ
El Biar, DZ
Luanda, AO
Yerevan, AM
North Ryde, AU
Wien, AT
Wien, AT
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Locations
Corning, US HQ
Clayton, AU
Lasne, BE
Rio De Janeiro, BR
São Paulo, BR
Beijing, CN
Beijing, CN
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Employees
Employees
96,1633% increase
Employees
205,00028% decrease
Employees
83,5005% decrease
Employees
113,0001% decrease
Employees
49,5004% decrease
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
102.2 b
Valuation ($)
84.6 b
Valuation ($)
46.2 b
Valuation ($)
145.9 b
Valuation ($)
28.7 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
1.4 m
Twitter followers
453.3 k
Twitter followers
18.9 k
Twitter followers
58.6 k
Twitter followers
30.5 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
92
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
31
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
9
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
79
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
45
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
5.6
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
40.6
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.9
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.9
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
5.5
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
51.09%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
35.44%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
97.78%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
11827
Alexa Website Rank
22929
Alexa Website Rank
35526
Alexa Website Rank
18858
Alexa Website Rank
164992
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
3.8
Employee Rating
3.6
Employee Rating
3.7
Employee Rating
3.8

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$32.1b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$95.2b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$16.8b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$36.7b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$11.5b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$17.1b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$70b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$9.8b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$24.3b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$7.5b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
Gross profit
$15b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$25.2b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$7b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$12.4b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$4b (FY, 2019)
Net income
Net income
$4.6b (FY, 2019)
Net income
($4.9b) (FY, 2019)
Net income
$2b (FY, 2020)
Net income
$6.2b (FY, 2019)
Net income
$960m (FY, 2019)

Operating

Backlog
Backlog
N/A
Backlog
N/A
Backlog
$5.3b (FY, 2020)
Backlog
$25.6b (Q3, 2020)
Backlog
N/A
Countries
Countries
36 (FY, 2019)
Countries
170 (FY, 2019)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
15 (FY, 2019)
Manufacturing Facilities
Manufacturing Facilities
171 (FY, 2019)
Manufacturing Facilities
284 (FY, 2019)
Manufacturing Facilities
200 (FY, 2020)
Manufacturing Facilities
242 (FY, 2019)
Manufacturing Facilities
116 (FY, 2019)
Manufacturing Facilities (Foreign)
Manufacturing Facilities (Foreign)
100 (FY, 2019)
Manufacturing Facilities (Foreign)
N/A
Manufacturing Facilities (Foreign)
130 (FY, 2020)
Manufacturing Facilities (Foreign)
N/A
Manufacturing Facilities (Foreign)
N/A

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 2m
Total funding raised
$ 2.4b
Total funding raised
$ 11.4m
Total funding raised
$ 450m
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General Electric
HQ
Boston, US
Employees
205,000↓ 28% decrease

General Electric is a high-tech industrial company engaged in energy, healthcare, and transportation.

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Emerson
HQ
St. Louis, US
Employees
83,500↓ 5% decrease

Emerson Electric is a technology and engineering company providing various solutions to industrial, commercial, and residential markets.

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Honeywell
HQ
Charlotte, US
Employees
113,000↓ 1% decrease

Honeywell is a diversified technology and manufacturing company that invents and commercializes technologies in the areas of energy, safety, security, productivity, and global urbanization.

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Corning
HQ
Corning, US
Employees
49,500↓ 4% decrease

Corning is a company providing specialty glasses, ceramics, and optical physics products.

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