Posted / Last update: 11-11-2008
A top-ranked international oil group
TOTAL is one of the leading oil companies in the world. With operations in more than 100 countries, the Group's activities span all aspects of the energy industry from Upstream - oil and gas exploration and production - to Downstream - refining and marketing of refined products as well as international trading in both crude and refined products. TOTAL is also a major player in the Chemicals markets, through its branch Atofina. The Group's strategy has been declined in these three sectors.
Operating in 120 countries, TOTAL is a top-ranked international oil group, and a major player in chemicals. We operate in all sectors of the oil industry:
- oil and natural gas exploration and production,
- downstream gas, ,
- trading, shipping, ,
- refining and marketing of oil products.
We have some 122,000 employees who work on five continents through about 900 consolidated companies.