Panasonic (English name: Panasonic) is a Japanese multinational company with more than 230 companies worldwide and a total of more than 290,493 employees. There are more than 54,000 people in China. The total sales volume in 2001 was more than 61 billion U.S. dollars, ranking 26th among the world's top 500 manufacturing companies.
Panasonic's Chinese name is "Panasonic" (early called National, gradually changed to Panasonic in 1986, and all unified as Panasonic since October 1, 2008). Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. has started business in Japan since 1918. The development of brand products involves ⎝⎛必赢真人娱乐⎞⎠ appliances, digital audio-visual electronics, office products, aviation and many other fields have a global reputation; the corporate brand has jumped into the "Top 500 World Brands" list. Panasonic announced on October 31, 2012 that the consolidated final profit and loss (according to US accounting standards) for fiscal 2012 (April 2012 to March 2013) is expected to be reduced from a profit of 50 billion yen to a loss of 765 billion yen.
On July 19, 2018, the Fortune Global 500 list was released, and Panasonic ranked 114th. In the 2018 World Top 500 Brands list, Panasonic ranked 123. Ranked 131 in the Fortune Global 500 list in 2019. In October 2019, Interbrand ranked 81 in the Top 100 Global Brands List.