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top 500 business list CardiffCardiff Top Companies - Companies based in Cardiff - Top Companies in Cardiff provide a detailed business list and valuable financial data on the major (biggest) employers in Cardiff.

As the capital city of Wales, Cardiff is the main engine of growth in the Welsh economy. The economy of Cardiff and adjacent areas makes up nearly 20% of Welsh GDP and 40% of the city’s workforce are daily in-commuters from the surrounding south Wales area. Cardiff is the principal financial and business services centre for Wales, this sector, combined with the public administration, education and health sectors, account for more than 60% of Cardiff's workforce. Top companies such as Admiral Insurance, 118118, HBOS, Zurich, ING Direct, The AA, Principality Building Society, British Gas, Brains, SWALEC Energy and BT, all operate large national or regional headquarters and contact centres in the city.

View and purchase from the online store Cardiff is also one of the most popular tourist destinations in the UK with one in five employees based in the distribution, hotels and restaurants sector, highlighting the growing retail and tourism industries in the city. Cardiff is home to the Welsh media and the UK's largest film, TV and multimedia sector outside London with BBC Wales, S4C and ITV Wales all having studios in the city. There is a large independent TV production industry sector with some 600 companies, employing over 6000 people and with a turnover estimated at £350 million. Cardiff has several regeneration projects underway including the £700 million International Sports Village in Cardiff that will combine state-of-the-art sports, leisure and entertainment facilities with high quality waterfront residences, hotels,casinos, bars, restaurants and retail outlets which will play a part in staging the London 2012 Olympics.

Over 18,000 Registred Companies. Large businesses and top companies include 118118, Brains Brewery, Confused.Com, Panasonic Manufacturing UK Ltd, New Media Group Wales and Admiral Insurance Group. These Top 500 Cardiff businesses have a total turnover of nearly £9bn a year and employ more than 67,000 people. They buy and sell products of all kinds, all the time, from food ingredients to film making, and the more you know about them, the more likely you are to be able to get a share of their business.

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Cardiff Area Information 2011

Population estimated at just under 325,000 with a catchment area in excess of 1,100,000.
Unemployment rate currently believed to be around 4.5%.
Average Earnings £27,400.
Average House Prices £140,500.


Cardiff City continues to invest and develop its infrastructure securing continued growth and development with projects underway or in the pipeline in excess of £1 billion. Principle business sectors include retail and leisure, construction, media, tv production, electronics, finance and business services. Home to AA Insurance Services, Admiral Insurance, The Peacock Group plc and Primark Stores these companies providing a diverse range of employment and supplier chain opportunities. To discover all the top companies simply purchase the Cardiff Top 500 Companies list. More…


top 500 business list CardiffThis professionally compiled Cardiff City Business List is available for immediate download, providing you with a single source of information on companies in the Cardiff Area. You will probably come across a number of sources on the Web providing information on companies in Cardiff, a lot of them free, many of them out of date, which will give you basic information on some of the major employers - if your budget is very small then these may be a good place to start. However, the information supplied by top companies provides everything you will need in a single spreadsheet so you don't waste valuable time searching and re-typing for hours and days only to find the information you collected is only half of that obtained from using our Top Companies and major employers in Cardiff business list.

The Top 500 Cardiff companies list provides up-to-date, well researched data on one of the key economic regions in the UK, with stong emphasis on the media and TV sectors (largest film studio in the UK being developed at Llanilid - 14 miles from the capital), technical research, electronics, finance and insurance, retail, leisure and education. The Cardiff business lists include details of the Company, Company address and postcode, telephone number, fax number (if available), the company's principle activity, numbers employed by the company and annual turnover as well as other useful details such as the web address link which will take you directly to that company's web site (most companies web sites are full of iinformation, waiting to be used). Companies are listed by number of employees.

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Free Sample List - Download to get the full details. Cardiff companies include:-

Company Name Address Area Town Postcode
GE Aircraft Engine services Caerphilly Road Nantgarw Cardiff CF15 7YJ
Paecock's Stores Ltd Atlantic House Tyndall street Cardiff CF10 4PS
Panasonic Manufacturing Pentwyn Industrial Est Pentwyn Cardiff CF23 7XB
Admiral Group plc Capital Tower Greyfriars Road Cardiff CF10 3AZ
National Assembly for Wales Cardiff Bay Cardiff CF99 1NA


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City and County Council - Unitary Authority - Cardiff has City status and is a unitary authority.


Cardiff County Council - County Hall, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, CF10 4UW . Telephone 029 2087 2087


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PostCode Area - CF - Cardiff


Telephone Area Code - Cardiff STD Code 029