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Chart of the day: Apple rise in the Fortune Global 500

July 8, 2013: 10:44 AM ET

In eight years Apple climbed from No. 492 (2006) to No. 19 (2013).

Click to enlarge. The four categories represented  are employees, assets, revenues and profits.

Click to enlarge. The four categories represented are employees, assets, revenues and profits. Chart: Fabio Zambelli.

FORTUNE -- As a sidebar to the Apple (AAPL) package that accompanies the current issue of Fortune, reader Fabio Zambelli offers the chart above, posted on his Twitter account @setteBIT.

See Apple soars from 55th to 19th place in Fortune's Global 500.

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Philip Elmer-Dewitt
Philip Elmer-DeWitt
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Philip Elmer-DeWitt has been following Apple since 1982, first for Time Magazine, and now on the Web for Fortune.com.

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