Ecopetrol SA engages in the exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas. It operates its business through three segments: Exploration & Production, Refining & Petrochemicals and Transportation & Logistics. The Exploration & Production segment engages in the oil & gas exploration and production activities and its operations include extraction, collection, treatment, storage and pumping or compression of hydrocarbons. The Refining & Petrochemicals segment engages in the refining activities and its products include motor fuels, fuel oils and petrochemicals. The Transportation & Logistics segment engages in the pipelines and other transportation activities. The company was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Bogota, Colombia.