Amazon founder Jeff Bezos again took first place in the list of the richest people in the world after he lost the leading position to the president of the Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy (LVMH) group Bernard Arnault in July, according to the Forbes Real-Time counter.
According to the Forbes counter, Bezos’ fortune decreased by $ 2.1 billion per day to $ 185.9 billion.
Arno also lost $ 19.1 billion, and his fortune “lost weight” to 175.8 billion. Now he occupies the third place in the list, in second place is the founder of Tesla, Elon Musk, whose wealth has grown by 5.2 billion and is $ 180.5 billion. Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg still occupy the fourth and fifth positions.
In July, Bezos dropped from the first line of the list, losing it to Arno. Before that, Bezos briefly dropped to second place in May.
Amazon is one of the world’s largest online retailers. In July of this year, Bezos left the post of CEO of the company. In addition to the United States, Amazon operates in Canada, China, and Brazil, Japan, and European countries. Online store Amazon.com was launched in July 1995.