The Expansion of Foreign Oil Companies in South Africa
by Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility, Barbara Rogers
New York, New York, United States
This paper provides background information about the oil industry in South Africa and argues against the expansion plans of Caltex and Shell. Caltex had recently announced its plans for a $134 million expansion of its operations there. Contents: Reasons for Opposing Expansion • Background: Multinational Oil Companies in South Africa • Caltex (Standard Oil of California, Texaco) • Caltex: Basic Data • Shell Oil • Shell Companies in Southern Africa, 1975 • Mobil Oil Expansion • Exxon (Esso) • Appendix
Used by permission of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility.