News releases

April 24, 2014

Second quarter dividend declaration

Imperial Oil Limited today declared a quarterly dividend of 13 cents per share on the outstanding common shares of the company, payable on July 1, 2014...

March 17, 2014

Imperial Agrees to Sell Certain Western Canada Conventional Oil and Gas Assets

Imperial Oil Limited has reached an agreement to sell its interest in assets located in Boundary Lake, Cynthia/West Pembina, and Rocky Mountain House in Western Canada to Whitecap Resources Inc.

January 30, 2014

First quarter dividend declaration

Imperial Oil Limited today declared a quarterly dividend of 13 cents per share on the outstanding common shares of the company, payable on April 1, 2014...

January 30, 2014

Imperial Oil announces estimated fourth quarter financial and operating results

Imperial achieved a number of significant milestones in 2013 as we continue to focus on delivering superior, long-term shareholder value.

December 17, 2013

Imperial Oil Files Regulatory Applications for Aspen Oil Sands Project

Imperial Oil Limited today announced the filing of regulatory applications with the Alberta Energy Regulator and Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development...

October 31, 2013

Fourth quarter dividend declaration

Fourth quarter dividend declaration

October 31, 2013

Imperial Oil announces estimated third quarter financial and operating results

Imperial Oil announces estimated third quarter financial and operating results

August 25, 2013

Imperial Oil Contains Water Flow at Well Site

Imperial Oil Limited responded to an incident involving the flow of water from a shallow aquifer to the surface at a well site. No water is currently flowing from the well and operations to permanently plug the well are ongoing.

August 21, 2013

Imperial Oil Responds to Water Flow at Well Site

Imperial Oil Limited is responding to a flow of water at a well site about 25 kilometres northwest of Fort Nelson, B.C.

August 08, 2013

Imperial and ExxonMobil Canada Acquire ConocoPhillips’ Interest in Clyden Oil Sands Lease

Imperial Oil and ExxonMobil Canada have acquired ConocoPhillips’ interest in the Clyden oil sands lease, 150 kilometres south of Fort McMurray, Alberta.

August 01, 2013

Third quarter dividend declaration

This third quarter 2013 dividend compares with the second quarter 2013 dividend of 12 cents per share...

August 01, 2013

Imperial Oil announces estimated second quarter financial and operating results

Imperial’s earnings in the second quarter were $327 million compared with $635 million for the same period in 2012. Included is a non-cash charge of $264 million associated with the Dartmouth decision...

July 08, 2013

Imperial Oil and ExxonMobil Contribute $500,000 to Alberta Flood Response

Imperial Oil Foundation and its majority shareholder, Exxon Mobil Corporation announced today a contribution of $500,000 for flood-response efforts in southern Alberta...

June 21, 2013

Imperial provides $100,000 to assist Canadian Red Cross emergency response in Alberta

In response to the serious flooding situation in southern Alberta, the Imperial Oil Foundation on Friday announced a $100,000 donation to the Canadian Red Cross to support emergency assistance efforts...

June 21, 2013

Imperial Oil Continues Existing Share Repurchase Program

Imperial Oil Limited today announced it has received final acceptance from the Toronto Stock Exchange for a new normal course issuer bid to continue its existing share repurchase program...

June 19, 2013

Imperial Oil to Convert Dartmouth Refinery to Terminal

Following a comprehensive evaluation of alternatives, Imperial Oil will continue to serve east coast Canadian markets by converting its Dartmouth refinery into a terminal operation...

April 27, 2013

Imperial Oil Announces First Production From Kearl Oil Sands Project

Imperial Oil Limited today announced the start-up of the initial development of the Kearl oil sands project, which incorporates next-generation technology innovations that significantly enhance environmental performance.

April 25, 2013

Second quarter dividend declaration

Imperial Oil Limited today declared a quarterly dividend of 12 cents per share on the outstanding common shares of the company...

April 25, 2013

Imperial Oil announces estimated first-quarter financial and operating results

Imperial Oil’s earnings in the first quarter of 2013 were $798 million, down 21 percent or $217 million from the first quarter of 2012...

February 26, 2013

Imperial acquires 50-percent participating interest in Celtic Exploration following its acquisition by ExxonMobil Canada

Imperial Oil has acquired a 50-percent participating interest in Celtic Exploration Ltd. (“Celtic”) following the close of its acquisition by ExxonMobil Canada today...