We are a strong participant in the downstream sector in the fuels and lubricants markets with the Esso and Mobil brands and have imported and sold industrial chemicals for several years. We also have a variety of exploration activities under way through our affiliate ExxonMobil Exploration Colombia Ltd. We have approximately 418 employees in Colombia, with our headquarters in Bogotá.
ExxonMobil is committed to investing in the communities in which we operate. In Colombia, we support a variety of projects including not-for-profit educational and environmental organizations such as Junior Achievement, Proantioquia Foundation, Juan Felipe Gomez Escobar Foundation, Matamoros Corp., Marina Foundation and Barranquilla’s Carnival Foundation, among others; outreach efforts and social marketing programs like Help Us Help, Un Galón por Medellin, Club Mobil Delvac and Containers of Hope, as well as programs that support supply-chain employees and their families; and an educational fund, in conjunction with North University, that provides college financing to more than 30 well-performing Colombian students with financial needs.
Exxon Mobil Corporation has numerous affiliates, with many names that include ExxonMobil, Exxon, Mobil, Esso and XTO. For convenience and simplicity those terms and terms such as Corporation, company, our, we and its are sometimes used as abbreviated references to specific affiliates or affiliate groups.