BHP: World's largest mining company to quit US shale oil and gas

ArticleEnergyDecember 29, 2017 - 3:46:58 AM

Due to pressure from its shareholders and low returns, the company decided to sell this branch of activity.

BHP Billiton, the world’s largest miner, reported a surge in underlying full-year profits on Tuesday and said it would exit its underperforming US shale oil and gas business, pleasing disgruntled shareholders who had called for a sale....

Source:The Independant

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