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BP's Corporate strategy
A look at British Petroleum's (BP) corporate strategy through its transition.
# 122458 | 1,250 words | 9 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Business (Companies) , Business (Industries) , Geology and Geophysics (General)


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This paper looks at British Petroleum and its transition from an oil company to a diversified world-wide corporation with dozens of smaller business acquired by acquisitions and mergers. The paper also describes BP as a leader in solar energy production.

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"In the late ...'s and through the ..'s British Petroleum pursued a number of acquisitions which helped build and diversify the company. In ... British Petroleum acquired Britoil and the remaining shares of Standard Oil of Ohio which it did not already own. In BP and Petroleum de Venezuela SA PDVSA began marketing Orimulsion, a bitumen-based fuel. Then in ... British Petroleum merged with Amoco Corporation, formerly Standard Oil of Indiana to form BP Amoco, a move widely viewed as a takeover of Amoco by BP but..."

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