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Total company profits  for the year 2012:

1. ExxonMobil | $44,880,000,000

2. Gazprom | $38,086,200,000

3. Royal Dutch Shell | $26,592,000,000

4. Chevron | $26,179,000,000

5. China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) | $18,195,900,000

6. Petronas | $16,001,000,000

7. BHP Billiton | $15,417,000,000

8. Total | $13,743,200,000

9. Statoil (tie) | $11,600,000,000

9. BP (tie) | $11,600,000,000

10. Petrobras | $11,000,000,000

The top ten companies produced a total of $233,292,000,000 in 2012 profits.

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Just how much money is that?

With its 2012 profits, ExxonMobil could purchase 1,168 Gulfstream G550s.

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Gazprom’s 2012 profits were more than Kenya’s GDP of $34b.

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