Caterpillar Inc. or CAT is the world’s largest construction-equipment manufacturer. The company designs, develops, engineers, manufactures, markets, and sells machinery, engines, financial products, and insurance.
Caterpillar Inc. has been operating for almost 100 years and they do business on every continent. They operate through three primary industries, these being the Construction Industry, the Resource Industry and Energy & Transportation. It should be noted that they also provide financing and related services through their own Financial Products segment.