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BP plc
Public limited company
Treddit as LSEBP
Industrie Ile an gas
Predecessor Anglo-Persian Oil Company
Burmah Castrol
Standard Oil of Ohio
Foondit 1909 (as Anglo-Persian Oil Company)
1935 (as Anglo-Iranian Oil Company)
1954 (as British Petroleum)
1998 (as BP Amoco plc)
2001 (as BP plc)
Heidquarters Lunnon, Ingland,
Unitit Kinrick
Aurie served
Key fowk
Carl-Henric Svanberg (Chairman)
Bob Dudley (CEO)
Brian Gilvary (CFO)
Products Petroleum
Naitural gas
Motor fuels
Aviation fuels
Production ootpit
3.3 Mbbl/d (520×10^3 m3/d) o ile equivalent[1] (2016)
Services Service stations
Revenue Decrease US$183.0 billion[2][datit info] (2016)
Increase US$(2.89 billion)[2] (2016)
Profit Increase US$115 million[2] (2016)
Tot assets Increase US$263.3 billion[3] (2016)
Tot equity Increase US$96.84 billion[3] (2016)
Nummer o employees
74,500[1] (2016)
Wabsteid www.bp.com

BP plc,[4][5][6] sometimes referred tae bi its umwhile name Breetish Petroleum, is a Breetish multinaitional ile an gas company heidquartert in Lunnon, Ingland, Unitit Kinrick. It is the fift-lairgest energy company bi mercat capitalization,[7] the fift-lairgest company in the warld measured bi 2012 revenues, an the saxt-lairgest ile an gas company measured bi 2012 production.[8][9] It is ane o the sax ile an gas "supermajors".[10] BP is vertically integrated an operates in aw auries o the ile an gas industry, includin exploration an production, refinin, distribution an mercatin, petrochemicals, pouer generation an tradin. It an aa haes renewable energy activities in biofuels an wind pouer.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 BP (2017), pp. 2–3
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 BP (2017), p. 122
  3. 3.0 3.1 BP (2017), p. 124
  4. BP (2012), p. 2
  5. "bp p.l.c." Companies House. Retrieved 24 April 2013. 
  6. "Across Atlantic, Much Ado About Oil Company's Name". The New York Times. 12 June 2010. Archived frae the oreeginal on 17 June 2010. Retrieved 17 June 2010. 
  7. "PFC Energy 50". PFC Energy. 2013. Retrieved 6 June 2013. 
  8. "Top 10 Oil & Gas Companies: Number 6 - BP". Oil and Gas iQ. 2013. Retrieved 6 June 2013. 
  9. "The World's 25 Biggest Oil Companies". Forbes. 2013. Retrieved 12 June 2013. 
  10. "Oil majors' output growth hinges on strategy shift". Reuters. 1 August 2008. Retrieved 15 March 2012.