2021 Annual Report
letter to shareholders
"At ExxonMobil, we are optimistic for the future, confident that our focus on developing and deploying high-value solutions will lead to real progress in meeting the world’s economic and environmental challenges. Leveraging our competitive advantages, we’re well positioned to meet needs of communities around the world, advance lower-emission solutions, and importantly, reward our shareholders."
Strengthening industry leadershipExxonMobil’s strategy focuses on maximizing our competitive advantages to grow globally competitive businesses by leading in earnings and cash flow growth through disciplined capital and cost management, strong operating performance, lower emissions intensity, and continuous improvement of the best portfolio in the industry.
Sharing success with shareholdersFor decades we’ve demonstrated our commitment to reliable and growing shareholder distributions, including a stable and sustainable dividend.
SOLUTIONS FOR THE ENERGY TRANSITION
ExxonMobil is committed to help achieve a net-zero future. We are focused on leveraging our extensive experience in meeting vast and complex challenges to advance solutions at scale in the highest-emitting sectors of the economy. Our investments will enable us to achieve our emission-reduction goals and grow shareholder value across a broad range of future scenarios.
Meeting our customers' needs
We continually innovate and use industry-leading technology to safely produce lower-emission energy resources to affordably and reliably meet the fundamental needs of people around the world.
Affordable and reliable energy
Our upstream operations bring reliable and affordable energy solutions to the world.
Transportation efficiency products
Our refineries and logistics deliver high-quality fuels and lubricants around the globe.
Sustainable chemical products
As one of the world’s largest chemical producers, we create sustainable products for modern life.
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