CNOOC Company Profile
“China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) is one of the largest state-owned oil companies, and the largest offshore oil and gas producer in China. Established in 1982, the Company has its headquarters in Beijing. It now has 65,800 employees and registered capital of RMB 94.9 billion.
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CNOOC has maintained rapid growth and a reputation for quality since its incorporation. It has evolved from an upstream company into an integrated energy company, possessing high performance core business and other related businesses along the value chain. The Company is built upon synergetic business portfolios including: upstream (oil and gas exploration, development, production and sales); mid and downstream (gas and power, chemicals, refinery, fertilizers); technical services (oilfield services, offshore oil and gas engineering and construction, logistics services); financial services; and alternative energy.”
(Excerpted from CNOOC Website on 4/9/2011)
CNOOC Limited Company Profile
“CNOOC Limited (the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group” or “we”), incorporated in Hong Kong Special Administration Region (“Hong Kong”) in August 1999, was listed on the New York Stock Exchange (code: CEO) and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (code: 00883) on 27 and 28 February 2001, respectively. The Company was admitted as a constituent stock of the Hang Seng Index in July 2001.
The Group is China’s largest producer of offshore crude oil and natural gas and one of the largest independent oil and gas exploration and production companies in the world. The Group mainly engages in exploration, development, production and sales of oil and natural gas.
The Group has four major producing areas in offshore China, and they are Bohai Bay, Western South China Sea, Eastern South China Sea and East China Sea. In overseas, the Group has oil and gas assets in Indonesia, Australia, Nigeria, Argentina, the U.S. and some other countries.”
(Excerpted from CNOOC Ltd. Website on 4/9/2011)
China Oilfield Services Ltd (COSL) Company Profile
“China Oilfield Services Limited（’COSL’）is the leading integrated oilfield services provider in the offshore China market. Its services cover each phase of offshore oil and gas exploration, development and production. Its four core business segments are geophysical services, drilling services, well services, marine support and transportation services. COSL has listed its H shares on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited “HKSE” since 20 November 2002 under the ticker 2883. Since 26 March 2004, COSL’s stocks can be traded by means of Level I unlisted American Depositary Receipts at OTC over-the-counter market in the United States. The ticker symbol is CHOLY. COSL has listed its A shares on Shanghai Stock Exchange “SSE” under the ticker 601808 since 28 September 2007.”
(Excerpted from COSL Website on 4/9/2011)