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policy and transparency

Public policy decisions made at all levels of government can have significant effects on our current and future operations.

 For these reasons, ExxonMobil exercises its right to support policies that promote a stable investment climate for long-term business viability and to communicate our positions to policymakers around the world.
Enabling Energy Abundance

Promoting sound policies that foster innovation and economic growth

By promoting free trade and the rule of law, policymakers can foster an atmosphere in which citizens and businesses identify and pursue new innovations and opportunities, invest and build, and achieve unprecedented success. With sound policies supporting open, competitive free markets, the energy industry and companies like ExxonMobil can help lead an economic resurgence with disciplined investments in new projects, new technologies and new jobs.

U.S. energy policy changes could create thousands of jobs

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Nationwide, the energy industry supports more than 10 million jobs across all 50 states

policy

Global energy trade

The link between global economic growth and energy demand is clear — to grow and prosper, the world will need about 25 percent more energy by 2040. By enabling energy supplies to flow smoothly between nations, a robust global trading network helps meet the need for energy efficiently and affordably. Learn more

More about ExxonMobil's political contributions and lobbying

Political contributions

ExxonMobil believes that registering and voting, keeping informed on political matters, serving in civic bodies and campaigning and office-holding at local, state and national levels are important rights and responsibilities of the citizens of a democracy. Learn more about political contributions

Lobbying and advocacy

ExxonMobil engages in lobbying in the United States at both the Federal and State levels to advocate our positions on issues that affect our Corporation and the energy industry. Learn more about lobbying and advocacy

Climate Lobbying Report

Learn more about climate lobbying at ExxonMobil in the 2021 Climate Lobbying Report.

Read the full Climate Lobbying Report

Political contributions

ExxonMobil believes that registering and voting, keeping informed on political matters, serving in civic bodies and campaigning and office-holding at local, state and national levels are important rights and responsibilities of the citizens of a democracy. Learn more about political contributions

Lobbying and advocacy

ExxonMobil engages in lobbying in the United States at both the Federal and State levels to advocate our positions on issues that affect our Corporation and the energy industry. Learn more about lobbying and advocacy

Climate Lobbying Report

Learn more about climate lobbying at ExxonMobil in the 2021 Climate Lobbying Report.

Read the full Climate Lobbying Report

All articles about policy

Global energy trade: creating a robust network The link between global economic growth and energy demand is clear — to grow and prosper, the world will need about 25 percent more energy by 2040. By enabling energy supplies to flow smoothly between nations, a robust global trading network helps meet the need for energy efficiently and affordably.

Policy Article Jan. 25, 2022

Lobbying and advocacy

Policy Topic Dec. 15, 2021

Conflict minerals The Securities Exchange Act of 1934 requires ExxonMobil to make certain disclosures concerning supply sources for conflict minerals.

Policy Article May 26, 2021