ConocoPhillips is the world’s largest independent exploration and production (E&P) company based on production and proved reserves. Conoco Phillips explores for, produces, transports, and markets crude oil, bitumen, natural gas, natural gas liquids, and liquefied natural gas on a worldwide basis. Key focus areas include safely operating producing assets, executing existing major projects, and exploring for new resources in promising areas. Our portfolio includes legacy assets in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia; growing North American shale and oil sands businesses; a number of major international development projects; and a global exploration program. ConocoPhillips conducts exploration activities in 18 countries and produces hydrocarbons in 13 countries as of December 31, 2013.