20 bn, 45,000 jobs for US oil sector

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) is expanding its manufacturing capacity along the US Gulf Coast through planned investments of USD 20 billion over a 10-year period to take advantage of the American energy revolution, Darren Woods, Chairman and CEO, announced. New projects could create more than 45,000 high-paying jobs across the region and thousands more through multiplier effect.