China Petroleum & Chemical Corp.
China Petroleum & Chemical Corp. is an energy and chemical company, which engages in the exploration, production and transportation of petroleum products such as crude oil and natural gas. The company operates its business through the following segments: Exploration and Production, Refining, Marketing and Distribution, Chemicals, and Corporate and Others. The Exploration and Production segment produces crude oil and natural gas. The Refining segment processes crude oil and natural gas to produce petroleum products. The Marketing and Distribution segment operates service stations, and sells refined products in wholesale or retail. The Chemicals segment manufactures and sells chemical products. The Corporate and Others segment includes trading, research and development activities of the company. China Petroleum & Chemical was founded on February 25, 2000 and is headquartered in Beijing, China.