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Hess Corporation is a leading global independent energy company, engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas, as well as in refining and in marketing refined petroleum products, natural gas, and electricity. Hess's vision is to maximize shareholder value by enhancing financial performance and providing long-term profitable growth. Hess are committed to meeting the highest standards of corporate citizenship by protecting the health and safety of their employees, safeguarding the environment and creating a long-lasting, positive impact on the communities in which they do business.

Hess's marketing and refining objective is to maximize financial returns from existing assets. The Company operates approximately 1,250 HESS retail facilities from Massachusetts to Florida. Hess continue to selectively expand theirESS EXPRESS convenience store network. The HOVENSA refinery in the United States Virgin Islands, a joint venture between a subsidiary of Hess Corporation and a subsidiary of Petroleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA), is one of the largest crude oil refineries in the world. Refined petroleum products, as well as natural gas and electricity, are marketed to customers throughout the East Coast of the United States. This integrated approach to marketing allows the Company to meet the total energy needs of their customer base while maintaining a low-cost operating base.

Hess have a strong leadership team and a global organization, implementing a focused strategy that is positioning Hess Corporation for long-term financial performance.