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Company Overview of Ecopetrol S.A.

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Contact Information

Cra. 13 No. 36-24, P. 12
Bogota D.C.; Bogota D.C; Map

Tel: +57-1-234-
Fax: +57-1-234-


Company Description
Ecopetrol S.A. was founded in 1948 and is the largest and the principal petroleum company in Colombia. Because of its size, it belongs to a group of the 35 largest petroleum companies in the world and it is one of the four principal petroleum companies in Latin America. Ecopetrol is a semi-public company, as it is under the authority of the Ministry of Mines and Energy. It extracts petroleum, hydrocarbons and natural gas and generates more than 60% of the national oil production. In addition, it owns the two biggest oil refineries, the main part of the pipelines and is increasing its participation in the biofuels industry. The company operates in the following business segments: exploration and production, transportation, refining and petrochemicals, and marketing and supply. It exploits more than 100 gas and petroleum fields and participates in other fields in Colombia with third parts, through association contracts, that allows it to be the first hydrocarbon producer in the country. Ecopetrol maintains exploration and production activities in Brazil, Peru and in the Gulf of Mexico as well.
NAICS Industry Classification
Main Activities: Management of Companies and Enterprises | Oil and Gas Extraction | Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
Secondary Activities: Transportation and Warehousing | Support Activities for Mining | Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles
Basic Information
Total Employees:
9,142 (2017)
Outstanding Shares:
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Registered Capital:
Financial Auditors:
Incorporation Date:
December 28, 1948
Profile Updated:
March 07, 2018
Key Executives
Member of the Board of Directors
Member of the Board of Directors
Member of the Board of Directors
Member of the Board of Directors
Member of the Board of Directors
Ownership Details
Nacion Ministerio de Hacienda y Credito Publico
Key Financial Highlights
2017 Y
Net sales revenue
Total operating revenue
Operating profit (EBIT)
Net Profit (Loss) for the Period
Total assets 120,674,532,830
Total equity
Operating Profit (EBIT) Margin
Return on Sales (ROS)
Return on Equity (ROE)
Debt to Equity
Quick Ratio
Cash Ratio
Note: units in Thousands. Statement: Audited, Consolidated
Source: Superintendencia Financiera, EMIS Company Database.
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