San Miguel Corporation (SMC) is one of the Philippines’ largest and most diversified conglomerates, with revenues that accounted for about 5.9% of the country’s GDP in 2018, through its highly integrated operations in food and beverages, packaging, fuel and oil, power, and infrastructure.
We are one of the nation’s largest employers, with a direct workforce of 28,586 employees as of December 2018. For each job created within the San Miguel system, many additional jobs are created through suppliers, distributors, retailers and other business partners. At present, we have more than 100 major facilities in the Philippines, Southeast Asia, China, Australia, and New Zealand.
Established in 1890 as a single brewery in the Philippines under La Fabrica de Cerveza de San Miguel, Southeast Asia's first brewery produced and bottled what would eventually become one of the best-selling beers in the region, and among the top beer brands in the world.
We own San Miguel Food and Beverage, Inc., the Philippines’ leading food and beverage company, with popular brands in the food, beer and spirits categories that are top-of-mind of consumers and maintain market-leading positions in their respective categories.
We are a majority owner of Petron Corporation, the market leader in the fuels and oils industry in the Philippines, and a strong player in the Malaysian downstream oil market.
Our power subsidiary, SMC Global Power Holdings Corp has a full spectrum of three IPPA contracts and greenfield power plants. The company’s portfolio has a combined capacity of 4,197 MW as of the end of 2018, accounting for 25% of the Luzon grid, 9% of the Mindanao grid, and 19% of the national grid.
SMC Infrastructure, our infrastructure arm handles the construction, management, and operation of the country’s largest infrastructure network. Its current portfolio includes: the Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union Expressway (TPLEX), the Southern Tagalog Arterial Road (STAR), South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), the Skyway System, and the NAIA Expressway (NAIAX), Boracay Airport, the MRT-7 rail and road project, and the Bulacan Bulk Water Supply Project.
Through strategic partnerships forged with major international companies, we have access to managerial expertise, international practices and advanced technology. Our partners are world leaders in their respective businesses, including Kirin Brewery Co., Ltd., Nihon Yamamura Glass, US-based Hormel Foods Corporation, and Korea Water Resources Corporation.