Here are some other highlights of our U.S. operations:
- Chevron was one of the largest hydrocarbon producers in the United States in 2016.
- In 2016, Chevron again ranked No. 1 in net oil-equivalent production in California.
- Chevron is one of the largest net acreage leaseholders and producers in the Permian Basin.
- We are a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of lubricant and fuel oil additives.
- Chevron is a leading premium base oil producer.
- Our Chevron Shipping Co. expects to take delivery of two more liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers in 2017.
- Through our 50 percent ownership of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC (CPChem) and its affiliates, we’re one of the world’s leading producers of chemicals and plastics.
We’re a global team united by a shared set of values, called The Chevron Way. From volunteering initiatives to a commitment to diversity and inclusion, you’ll see that our values are so much more than words on a screen – they’re our way of life.
Exploration and production
Using the latest technology, Chevron continues to make major discoveries in the United States while maintaining strong production in mature fields.
Chevron is one of the largest hydrocarbon producers in the United States. In 2016, we produced an average of 691,000 barrels of net oil-equivalent per day, or 27 percent of the corporation’s worldwide total.
Our company’s major operations in the United States are primarily in the midcontinent region, the Gulf of Mexico, California and the Appalachian Basin.
At the end of 2016, Chevron was the largest leaseholder in the Gulf of Mexico.