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Hess Corp. is a global integrated energy company engaged in the exploration, production, purchase, transportation and sale of crude oil and natural gas, as well as the production and sale of refined petroleum products. It operates through two reportable business segments: Exploration and Production and Marketing and Refining. The Exploration and Production segment explores for, develops, produces, purchases, transports and sells crude oil and natural gas. These exploration and production activities take place principally in Algeria, Australia, Azerbaijan, Brazil, Brunei, China, Colombia, Denmark, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, France, Ghana, Indonesia, Libya, Malaysia, Norway, Peru, Russia, Thailand, the United Kingdom and the United States. The Marketing and Refining segment manufactures refined petroleum products and purchases, markets and trades refined petroleum products, natural gas and electricity. The company's additional refining facility, terminals and retail gasoline stations, and convenience stores are located on the East Coast of the United States. The firm changed its name from Amerada Hess Corp. to Hess Corp. in 2006. The company was founded in 1920 by Leon Hess and is headquartered in New York, NY.