BHP confirms Bass sale, flags future of NWS

BHP confirmed this morning it is selling out of the legacy Bass Strait assets it owns with ExxonMobil, calling it one example of the targeted divestments it plans to pursue to optimise its portfolio and recycle capital. 

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BHP CEO Mike Henry

"We continue to optimise our petroleum portfolio through the exit of later life assets including an intended exit from Bass Strait," BHP said this morning in its full year results.