British Petroleum saw a 71 percent jump in its profits for the first quarter Tuesday, benefiting from the rise in oil and gas prices and increased production.
BP’s profits for 2017 total $1.5 billion, and they also managed to net $2.1 billion during the fourth quarter of 2017, Reuters reported. The company’s first quarter production is up 6 percent from one year ago.
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