ExxonMobil and Sustainability

ExxonMobil’s primary responsibility is to produce the energy and products the world needs in a responsible manner.

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ExxonMobil and Sustainability

Our approach to sustainability focuses on six key areas:

For an in-depth analysis of our financial performance and investment decisions, see our 2017 Digital Annual Report. For information on ExxonMobil’s view of global energy demand and supply through 2040, visit the Outlook for Energy.

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Chart — 1 Natural gas converted to oil-equivalent barrels using 6 million cubic feet per 1,000 barrels.
2 Sales data reported net of purchases/sales contracts with the same counterparty.

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ExxonMobil supports active and informed participation in the political process, and we believe that sound public policy is best achieved when a variety of stakeholders are involved.

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