Latin America

Occidental's Latin America operations are located in Colombia and Bolivia. Occidental’s Colombia operations include Caño Limón, a 1983 discovery by Occidental that enabled the country to become an oil exporter, and the La Cira-Infantas area, where Occidental is applying enhanced oil recovery techniques to maximize production. Occidental’s working interests in Bolivia are located in the Tarija, Chuquisaca and Santa Cruz regions in the southern and eastern areas of the country.

Latin America

98 Percent

Occidental places a priority on the hiring and career development of local residents. More than 98 percent of Occidental Colombia's employees - including 74 percent of the senior managers - are Colombian nationals. For more facts, read the Colombia Fast Facts brochure (PDF).