Saudi Aramco is headquartered in Dhahran, between the two cities Dammam and Al-Khobar in the Eastern province of Saudi Arabia on the coast of the Arabian Gulf.
Saudi Arabian Oil Company produces, manufactures, markets and ships crude oil, natural gas and petroleum products to meet the global demand.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is the state oil corporation which was established on April 1, 1977. In addition to its exploration activities, the Corporation was given powers and operational interests in refining, petrochemicals and products transportation as well as marketing. Between 1978 and 1989, NNPC constructed refineries in Warri, Kaduna and Port Harcourt and took over the 35,000-barrel Shell Refinery established in Port Harcourt in 1965.
Texaco, Inc. (“The Texas Company“) is an American oil subsidiary of Chevron Corporation. Its flagship product is its fuel “Texaco with Techron”. Techron is an additive in the gasoline developed by Chevron, replacing the previous CleanSystem3. Texaco also owns the Havoline motor oil brand.
The Texaco brand is strong in the U.S., Latin America and West Africa. It has a presence in Europe as well. For many years, Texaco was the only company selling gasoline under the same brand name in all 50 US states, as well as Canada, making it the most truly national brand among its competitors.
Group Sonangol is a parastatal that oversees petroleum and natural gas production in Angola. The group consists of Sonangol E.P. (Sociedade Nacional de Combustíveis de Angola, E.P.) and its many subsidiaries. The subsidiaries generally have Sonangol E.P. as a primary client, along with other corporate, commercial and individual clients. Angola is estimated to have over 5 billion barrels of offshore and coastal petroleum reserves, and new discoveries are outpacing consumption by a 5 to 1 ratio.
At BP, we carry a well-diversed portfolios that is balanced across businesses, resource types and geographies. Having upstream and downstream businesses, along with well-established trading capabilities, helps to mitigate the impact of lower oil and gas prices. Our geographic reach gives us access to growing markets and new resources, as well as diversifying exposure to geopolitical events.
BP has the largest operated renewables business among our oil and gas peers. BP operates the biofuels business in Brazil, by using one of the world’s most sustainable and advantaged feedstocks to produce both low carbon ethanol and low carbon power. We provide renewable power through our significant interests in onshore wind energy in the US. Here at BP, we develop and deploy technology in our wind business to drive efficiency and capacity.