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We are a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with around 93,000 employees on average in 70+ countries and territories. We use advanced technologies and take an innovative approach to help build a sustainable energy future.
The origins of the oil industry in Indonesia and those of what subsequently became Royal Dutch Shell plc are closely connected. Shell's historical links with Indonesia are strong. The discovery of commercial quantities of crude oil in Sumatra just over 100 years ago led directly to the formation of Royal-Dutch Petroleum.
An overview of who we are, what we do, and our financial and social performance.