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What are some of the largest American corporations by annual revenue?

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Some of America's largest private companies in terms of annual revenue include Cargill, Koch Industries, Dell and Albertson's. All of these private companies had annual revenues exceeding $50 billion as of 2015.

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Private companies represent a diverse cross-section of industries. Cargill, which deals in commodity products such as food and fertilizer, has annual revenues of $120.4 billion. Koch Industries, which represents a broad range of products and services through its subsidiary companies, has annual revenues of $115 billion. Dell, which produces computers and other technology products, has annual revenues of $59 billion. Albertson's, which operates retail grocery stores nationwide, has annual revenues of $57.5 billion.

The fifth largest private company by revenue is Bechtel, which operates in the construction industry. Bechtel has annual revenues of $37.2 billion. PricewaterhouseCoopers offers business services and supplies, with an annual revenue of $35.4 billion. Mars, which is famous for its candy bars but offers many other food and beverage products, has annual revenues of $33 billion.

The three other companies among the top 10 largest private companies by annual revenue include a convenience store operator and two grocery store companies. Pilot Flying J operates convenience stores and fueling stations all over the country, with annual revenues of $31 billion. Publix Supermarkets operates a popular chain of grocery stores in the southeast United States, with an annual revenue of $30.6 billion. C&S Wholesale Grocers has an annual revenue of $30 billion.

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