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World’s richest man Jeff Bezos has observed a total gain of 24 billion dollars in 2002 so far. He has got more productive by 24 billion dollars in only four months of 2020. His latest net worth count goes on $138 billion, according to Bloomberg. Amid coronavirus pandemic, the online orders on amazon are on the rapid surge, which has led the company’s valuation to the all-time high at $1.1 trillion. The Bloomberg report also cites that the combined net worth of the 500 wealthiest people on the planet has declined by $553 billion this year. Almost every sort of industry and manufacturing hubs are shut except for essential commodities manufacturing plants in a crisis like such. Still, the online delivery companies are observing great hikes in orders on their portals, which has led amazon share surge to an all-time high.
Mackenzie Bezos has got a hike of $ 8.2 billion in her net worth.
Mackenzie Bezos, the wife of the wealthiest person on the planet, Jeff Bezos, has overtaken the net worth of Asia’s richest man Mukesh Ambani from India. Mackenzie who holds a 4% share in amazon has observed a hike of $8.2 billion this year which led her total net worth to $45.3 billion this year. On the list of Bloomberg index of richest person’s Mackenzie ranks on 18th above than Asia’s richest man Ambani.
Amazon’s valuation has reached an all-time high on 1.1 trillion dollars.
The hike and surge in e-commerce giant Amazon this year has been observed because of strict lockdown in most parts of the world due to which most of the peoples got depended on e-commerce websites for their basic household needs along with other essential commodities. One can say the COVID-19 pandemic and strict lockdown has occurred as a blessing in disguise for some e-commercial giants. this is one of the reasons due to which amazon’s valuation has reached an all-time high on 1.1 trillion dollars.