In a statement sent to the Securities Market Commission (CMVM), the oil company states that “it presented a robust set of results, driven by a solid performance in 'upstream' [exploration and production] and refining and the contribution of management activities power".

The group's profit before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortisation (EBITDA) was 974 million euros in the first quarter, compared to 864 million in the same quarter last year and 720 million in the previous three months as a whole.