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China Unicom

Incorporated in 2000, China Unicom is a majority state-owned telecommunications service provider in China. At the end of 2020, the company was one of the world’s largest mobile and broadband operators with 305 million subscribers and 86 million wired customers. China Unicom Global manages the group’s international backbone services with more than two dozen offices around the world.

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#1 0.7 /2 #50


#1 0.3 /2 #77


#1 0.1 /2 #131


#1 0.5 /2 #108
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Beijing, China
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Ownership structure
20.1% publicly listed; 79.9% effectively owned by China United Network Communications Group Company Limited, a state-owned enterprise
Fiscal year
Ends 31 December
Group revenue
US$44,030 million (FY2020)
Ownership structure
242,121 (FY2020)

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