BP p.l.c. is one of the world’s leading international oil and gas companies, providing its customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, retail services and petrochemical products for everyday use.
The BP group operates across 6 continents, and its products and services are available in more than 70 countries. BP employs 79,800 people (31 December 2015). The group operates 17 refineries (wholly or partly owned) and has 17,200 service stations worldwide.The company owns 5 key brands: BP, ARAL, Castrol, ampm and Wild Bean Café. The BP international headquarters is located in London.