May 2, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Caterpillar Helps Customers Build a Better World
2017 Annual Report and Sustainability Report available online
DEERFIELD, Ill. – Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is illustrating how it’s helping customers build a better world in the company’s recently published 2017 Annual Report and Sustainability Report.
To read the reports, visit http://reports.caterpillar.com/.
“For more than 90 years, our customers have been using Caterpillar equipment to help improve living standards around the world,” said Caterpillar CEO Jim Umpleby. “The reports showcase our industry-leading products and services that support infrastructure and energy development, economic growth and communities, and protect the planet. We’re delivering these solutions to our customers while also implementing our strategy to achieve long-term profitable growth.”
The Annual Report showcases how the company is executing its strategy to create value for shareholders and customers. Highlights include:
The Sustainability Report highlights how the company is providing value to customers by making sustainable progress possible through its operations, products, services and solutions that make safe, productive and efficient use of resources. Achievements featured include, among others:
For more than 90 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. Customers turn to Caterpillar to help them develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets. With 2017 sales and revenues of $45.462 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The company principally operates through its three primary segments - Construction Industries, Resource Industries and Energy & Transportation - and also provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment. For more information, visit caterpillar.com. To connect with us on social media, visit caterpillar.com/social-media.