Petrobras Ranks as Sixth Biggest Energy Company by Platts

Petrobras carved out the sixth spot in the top 250 Global Energy Company ranking posted by Platts, one of the leading global providers of information about energy and commodities. The Company rose six positions compared to last year, and outperformed companies from emerging countries of the likes of Russia and China. The improved performance reflects Petrobras' financial health and the successfully discoveries made in the pre-salt area. The top 250 company ranking features the energy companies with the best global performances and is based on a combination of assets, revenues, profit and return on capital using data from the Capital IQ, a database compiled and maintained by Standard & Poor's.

Platts real-time news, prices and analyses serve the oil, natural gas, electricity, emissions, nuclear energy, coal, petrochemicals, remittances, and metals markets in more than 150 countries. Petrobras' performance in the Platts ranking reinforces the Company's vision of being one of the world’s top five integrated energy companies in 2020, and the preferred choice among its stakeholders.

Check out the top ten in the ranking:

  1. ExxonMobil
  2. Chevron
  3. Royal Dutch Shell
  4. BP
  5. Total
  6. Petrobras
  7. Rosneft Oil
  8. Gazprom
  9. Petrochina
  10. ENI