Apple was ranked the eighth most valuable brand of the world in 2011, with an estimated total value of $33.49 billion, making it bigger than Disney, Mercedes-Benz and Budweiser.

According to the table posted by AppleInsiderthe Cupertino based company Apple has shown a tremendous change in year 2011 by coming to Rank 8 from Rank 17 – See the image below:

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