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Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDSA) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.The profile contains critical company information including:- Business description - A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.- Corporate strategy - Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.- SWOT Analysis - A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.- Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.- Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands of the company.- Key competitors - A list of key competitors to the company.- Key employees - A list of the key executives of the company.- Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives' employment history.- Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.- Important locations and subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years - The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods - The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.HighlightsRoyal Dutch Shell plc (Shell) is an oil and gas company that explores for and produces oil and gas both from conventional fields and from sources such as tight rock, shale and coal formations. Its refining and petrochemical complexes across the world add value to its upstream products. The company's products include refinery end products such as lubricants, bitumen and liquefied petroleum gas; and petrochemical products such as raw materials for plastics, coatings and detergents. The company is a major producer of biofuel in Brazil. Shell also has interests in various LNG and GTL projects. The company markets its products directly and indirectly through distributors in Europe, Asia, Oceania, Africa, North America and South America. Shell is headquartered in the Hague, the Netherlands.Royal Dutch Shell plc Key Recent DevelopmentsNov 03, 2016: Ophir Energy: Tanzania DrillingNov 03, 2016: CPECC Was Awarded A USD 280 Million Contract By ShellNov 02, 2016: Gazprom And Mitsui Discuss Cooperation On Sakhalin II And Small-Scale LNGNov 02, 2016: Norway's Ormen Lange Field Goes Offline Due To Short Circuit: ShellNov 01, 2016: Shell Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results And Third Quarter Interim Dividend AnnouncementKey benefits of buying this profile include:You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.- The profile analyzes the company's business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.Understand and respond to your competitors' business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.- The company's core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.Equip yourself with information that enables you to sharpen your strategies and transform your operations profitably.- Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies' strategic, financial and operational performance.- Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.- Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company
Table of ContentsTable of Contents 2List of Tables 4List of Figures 5Section 1 - About the Company 6Royal Dutch Shell plc - Key Facts 6Royal Dutch Shell plc - Key Employees 7Royal Dutch Shell plc - Key Employee Biographies 8Royal Dutch Shell plc - Major Products and Services 9Royal Dutch Shell plc - Key Operational Summary 11Royal Dutch Shell plc - History 12Royal Dutch Shell plc - Company Statement 35Royal Dutch Shell plc - Locations And Subsidiaries 36Head Office 36Other Locations & Subsidiaries 36Affiliate 54Joint Venture 56Section 2 - Company Analysis 58Royal Dutch Shell plc - Business Description 58Business Description - Downstream 58Downstream - Overview 58Downstream - Production 59Downstream - Financials 59Downstream - Capital Expenditure 59Business Description - Upstream 60Upstream - Overview 60Upstream - Production 61Upstream - Financials 61Upstream - Capital Expenditure 61Royal Dutch Shell plc - Corporate Strategy 62Royal Dutch Shell plc - SWOT Analysis 63SWOT Analysis - Overview 63Royal Dutch Shell plc - Strengths 63Royal Dutch Shell plc - Weaknesses 64Royal Dutch Shell plc - Opportunities 65Royal Dutch Shell plc - Threats 66Royal Dutch Shell plc - Key Competitors 67Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 68Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 68Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 69Performance Chart 71Financial Performance 71Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 72Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 73Section 4 - Company's Oil & Gas, Power Financial Deals and Alliances 74Royal Dutch Shell plc, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 74Royal Dutch Shell plc, Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 75Royal Dutch Shell plc, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 76Royal Dutch Shell plc, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 77Royal Dutch Shell plc, Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 78Royal Dutch Shell plc, Power, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 79Royal Dutch Shell plc, Recent Deals Summary 80Section 5 - Company's Recent Developments 81Nov 03, 2016: Ophir Energy: Tanzania Drilling 81Nov 03, 2016: CPECC Was Awarded A USD 280 Million Contract By Shell 82Nov 02, 2016: Gazprom And Mitsui Discuss Cooperation On Sakhalin II And Small-Scale LNG 83Nov 02, 2016: Norway's Ormen Lange Field Goes Offline Due To Short Circuit: Shell 84Nov 01, 2016: Shell Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results And Third Quarter Interim Dividend Announcement 85Oct 31, 2016: Shell May Participate In Next Bidding Process For Norwegian Offshore Exploration Licences 93Oct 27, 2016: Brazil's Libra Oil Field To Begin Production In 2020: Petrobras 94Oct 26, 2016: Repsol Extends Contract For The Operation Of Caipipendi (Bolivia) Until 2046 95Oct 25, 2016: Repsol-led Consortium, YPFB To Sign Contract For Two Bolivian Gas Fields Development 96Oct 25, 2016: Shell Takes Nigeria's Forcados Oil Terminal Back Online 97Section 6 - Appendix 98Methodology 98Ratio Definitions 98About GlobalData 102Contact Us 102Disclaimer 102List of TablesRoyal Dutch Shell plc, Key Facts 6Royal Dutch Shell plc, Key Employees 7Royal Dutch Shell plc, Key Employee Biographies 8Royal Dutch Shell plc, Major Products and Services 9Royal Dutch Shell plc, Key Operational Summary 11Royal Dutch Shell plc, History 12Royal Dutch Shell plc, Other Locations 36Royal Dutch Shell plc, Subsidiaries 37Royal Dutch Shell plc, Affiliate 54Royal Dutch Shell plc, Joint Venture 56Royal Dutch Shell plc, Key Competitors 67Royal Dutch Shell plc, Ratios based on current share price 68Royal Dutch Shell plc, Annual Ratios 69Royal Dutch Shell plc, Interim Ratios 72Royal Dutch Shell plc, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 74Royal Dutch Shell plc, Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 75Royal Dutch Shell plc, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 76Royal Dutch Shell plc, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 77Royal Dutch Shell plc, Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 78Royal Dutch Shell plc, Power, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 79Royal Dutch Shell plc, Recent Deals Summary 80Currency Codes 98Units 98Capital Market Ratios 98Equity Ratios 99Profitability Ratios 99Cost Ratios 100Liquidity Ratios 100Leverage Ratios 101Efficiency Ratios 101List of FiguresRoyal Dutch Shell plc, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 71Royal Dutch Shell plc, Ratio Charts 73Royal Dutch Shell plc, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 74Royal Dutch Shell plc, Oil & Gas, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 75Royal Dutch Shell plc, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 76Royal Dutch Shell plc, Petrochemicals, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 77Royal Dutch Shell plc, Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 78Royal Dutch Shell plc, Power, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 79