Asia's Outstanding Companies Poll 2021
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Asia's Outstanding Companies Poll 2021

The Asia’s Outstanding Companies Poll is designed to acknowledge the listed companies that have excelled in areas such as financial performance, management team excellence, investor relations and CSR initiatives

Some 1,071 fund managers, buy-side analysts, bankers and research analysts took part in the voting, which concluded on July 16. In total, over 5,787 votes were received for publicly listed companies across 13 markets in Asia. The results recognise 190 companies as being the most outstanding for their sectors and in their market.

Outstanding companies by market

Market Company
China Kweichow Moutai
Hong Kong China Telecom
India HDFC Bank
Indonesia Astra International
Japan Lasertec
Korea Samsung Electronics
Malaysia Syarikat Takaful Malaysia
Pakistan Cherat Cement
Philippines Bloomberry Resorts
Singapore DBS
Taiwan Wistron NeWeb
Thailand CP All
Vietnam FPT

Outstanding companies by sector in each market



Sector Company
Automobiles & Components: BYD
Bank: China Merchants Bank
Consumer Discretionary: Midea Group
Consumer Staples: Kweichow Moutai
Financials: CITIC Securities
Healthcare: Jiangsu Hengrui Medicine
Industrials: Contemporary Amperex Technology
Insurance: Ping An Insurance
Materials: Wanhua Chemical
Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment: GigaDevice
Technology Hardware & Equipment: Luxshare Precision Industry
Telecommunication Services: China Unicom
Transportation: S.F. Holding

Hong Kong

Sector Company
Small/ Mid Caps: Summit Ascent
Automobiles & Components: BYD
Bank: (tie) = Bank of China Hong Kong
Bank: (tie) = China Merchants Bank
Casinos & Gaming Summit Ascent
Consumer Discretionary: Li Ning
Consumer Staples: China Resources Beer
Healthcare: Wuxi Biologics
Insurance: AIA
Real Estate: Sun Hung Kai Properties
Software & Internet Services: Tencent
Technology Hardware & Equipment: Sunny Optical Technology
Telecommunication Services: China Telecom
Transportation: ZTO Express


Sector Company
Small/ Mid Caps: Happiest Minds Technologies
Automobiles & Components: Maruti Suzuki India
Bank: HDFC Bank
Consumer Discretionary: Titan
Consumer Staples: Hindustan Unilever
Energy: Reliance Industries
Financials: Bajaj Finance
Healthcare: Divi's Laboratories
Industrials: Larsen & Toubro
Infrastructure: KNR Constructions
Insurance: HDFC Life Insurance
IT Services Infosys
Materials: UltraTech Cement
Media: PVR
Metals & Mining: Tata Steel
Real Estate: Godrej Properties
Telecommunication Services: Bharti Airtel
Transportation & Logistics: (tie) = Container Corporation of India
Transportation & Logistics: (tie) = Mahindra Logistics
Transportation & Logistics: (tie) = TCI Express
Utilities: Tata Power
Most Outstanding IPO: Happiest Minds Technologies


Sector Company
Small/ Mid Caps: (tie) = Adi Sarana Armada
Small/ Mid Caps: (tie) = Integra Indocabinet
Agriculture: Astra Agro Lestari
Automobiles & Components: Astra International
Bank: Bank Jago
Consumer Discretionary: Ace Hardware Indonesia
Consumer Staples: Indofood CBP Sukses Makmur
Energy: Adaro Energy
Financials: BFI Finance Indonesia
Healthcare: Medikaloka Hermina
Industrials: (tie) = AKR Corporindo
Industrials: (tie) = Puradelta Lestari
Materials: Semen Indonesia
Metals & Mining: ANTAM
Real Estate: Ciputra Development
Telecommunication Services: Telkom Indonesia
Transportation: Blue Bird
Utilities: Perusahaan Gas Negara
Most Outstanding IPO: Triputra Agro Persada


Sector Company
Automobiles & Components: Toyota Motor
Consumer Discretionary: Shiseido
Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment: Lasertec
Telecommunication Services: SoftBank


Sector Company
Small/ Mid Caps: SeoulAuction
Automobiles & Components: Hyundai Mobis
Bank: Korea Investment Holdings
Construction & Engineering: Hyundai Engineering & Construction
Consumer Staples: HiteJinro
Financials: (tie) = KB Financial Group
Financials: (tie) = Shinhan Financial Group
Insurance: Samsung Life Insurance
Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment: Samsung Electronics
Software & Internet Services: Naver
Technology Hardware & Equipment: Samsung Electronics
Telecommunication Services: SK Telecom
Transportation: CJ Korea Express
Utilities: Korea Electric Power


Sector Company
Small/ Mid Caps: Supermax Corporation
Automobiles & Components: DRB-HICOM
Bank: Maybank
Construction & Engineering: Gamuda
Consumer Discretionary: Padini
Consumer Staples: QL Resources
Energy: Dialog Group
Financials: (tie) = AEON Credit Service
Financials: (tie) = Bursa Malaysia
Healthcare: Hartalega
Insurance: Syarikat Takaful Malaysia
Materials: Press Metal Aluminium
Plantation: Kuala Lumpur Kepong
Real Estate: S P Setia
Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment: Inari Amertron
Software & Internet Services: MY E.G.Services
Technology Hardware & Equipment: Pentamaster
Telecommunication Services: TIME dotCom
Transportation: MISC
Utilities: Tenaga Nasional
Most Outstanding IPO: MR.DIY


Sector Company
Small/ Mid Caps: (tie) = Engro
Small/ Mid Caps: (tie) = Systems Limited
Automobiles & Components: Indus Motors
Bank: Meezan Bank
Consumer Discretionary: Pak Elektron
Consumer Staples: FrieslandCampina Engro (Engro Foods)
Energy: Pak Petroleum
Financials: Arif Habib
Healthcare: The Searle Company
Industrials: Engro
Insurance: Adamjee Insurance
Materials: Cherat Cement
Real Estate: Dolmen City REIT
Technology Hardware & Equipment: Systems Limited
Telecommunication Services: Pakistan Telecommunication
Tobacco: Pakistan Tobacco
Transportation: Pakistan National Shipping
Utilities: K-Electric
Most Outstanding IPO: Pakistan Aluminum Beverage Cans


Sector Company
Small/ Mid Caps: (tie) = Bloomberry Resorts
Small/ Mid Caps: (tie) = Century Pacific Food
Bank: BDO Unibank
Casinos & Gaming: Bloomberry Resorts
Construction & Engineering: Megawide Construction
Consumer Discretionary: Wilcon Depot
Consumer Staples: Universal Robina
Energy: AC Energy
Industrials: D&L Industries
Real Estate: Ayala Land
Software & Internet Services: Converge ICT Solutions
Telecommunication Services: PLDT
Transportation: International Container Terminal Services
Utilities: Manila Electric
Most Outstanding IPO: AREIT


Sector Company
Small/ Mid Caps: Bumitama Agri
Bank: DBS
Consumer Staples: Sheng Siong Group
Energy: Sembcorp Industries
Healthcare: Q & M Dental Group
Industrials: Singapore Technologies Engineering
Materials: Nanofilm Technologies International
Real Estate: City Developments
Telecommunication Services: Singapore Telecommunications
Transportation: ComfortDelGro


Sector Company
Small/ Mid Caps: Wistron NeWeb
Automobiles & Components: (tie) = BizLink
Automobiles & Components: (tie) = Tong Yang
Consumer Discretionary: (tie) = Momo
Consumer Discretionary: (tie) = Nien Made
Consumer Staples: Uni-President
Energy: Formosa Petrochemical
Financials: Cathay FHC
Healthcare: PEGAVISION
Industrials: Airtac International
Materials China Steel
Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment: TSMC
Software & Internet Services: MediaTek
Technology Hardware & Equipment: Wistron NeWeb
Telecommunication Services: Chunghwa Telecom
Transportation: Evergreen Marine


Sector Company
Agriculture: Thai Union
Automobiles & Components: Somboon Advance Technology
Bank: Bangkok Bank
Construction & Engineering: CH Karnchang
Consumer Discretionary: Central Retail Corporation
Consumer Staples: CP All
Energy: PTT
Financials: Srisawad Corporation
Healthcare: Bangkok Dusit Medical Services
Insurance: Bangkok Life Assurance
Materials: The Siam Cement
Real Estate: AP Thailand
Technology Hardware & Equipment: (tie) = Delta Electronics Thailand
Technology Hardware & Equipment: (tie) = KCE Electronics
Telecommunication Services: Advanced Info Service
Transportation: Airports of Thailand
Utilities: BGrimm Power
Most Outstanding IPO: PTT Oil & Retail Business


Sector Company
Small/ Mid Caps: Digiworld Corporation
Bank: Techcombank
Construction & Engineering: Hoa Binh Construction
Consumer Discretionary: Mobile World Investment
Consumer Staples: Vietnam Dairy Products
Energy: Refrigeration Electrical Engineering
Financials: Viet Capital Securities
Healthcare: DHG Pharmaceutical
Industrials: Hoa Phat Group
Information Technology: FPT
Insurance: BaoViet Holdings
Materials: Hoa Phat Group
Real Estate: Vinhomes
Telecommunication Services: FPT
Transportation: Gemadept