The price situation is quite balanced overall. There are no real reasons or opportunities for significant further growth in international prices for oil. However, there are even less reasons to expect a fall in the price in the near future.
What unites all of our efforts, is trust in human ingenuity, trust in effective risk management and trust in what cooperation can mean in expanding supplies of energy in a manner that protects people and our environment.
Our companies represent some of the most powerful engines in the economy. But saying that, with our size and the strengths, we should be able to handle the cyclical nature of our business and, of course, our products are absolutely vital for the economic development of this planet.