Makhidkarun specializes in the communications, entertainment, and
industries. The firm produces fine musical recordings of all
two- and three dimensional motion pictures, books, magazines, and art
of all sorts. Its communication division produces data
storage, and retrieval equipment and the requisite software. A
foods division trades in all manner of rare and expensive foods, wines,
delicacies. Its software division has pioneered many of the
advances in artificially intelligent robots using synaptic brains.
It also provides passenger and freight service to all of the Imperium. Operations
these areas are confined to the established trade routes.
Stock Ownership: Imperial family, 5 percent; noble families, 28
Hortalez et Cie, 28 percent;
trusts, 25 percent; private ownership, 14 percent.