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Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.

Kuwait Petroleum Corp (KPC) is an integrated energy company. It carries out the exploration, drilling, production, storage, refining, processing, transportation, distribution and marketing of crude oil, natural gas, chemical, petrochemical and associated products. The company supplies fuel to motor vehicles, airplanes, ships, agriculture and power stations. It provides base petrochemical products essential for the industrial manufacturing of consumer goods. The company mainly operates in the Middle East, Western Europe, Far East, North America and Australia. It is fully owned by the State of Kuwait. It also provides support to the Ministry of Oil in its dealings with other member countries of the OPEC. KPC is headquartered in Safat, Kuwait.

Kuwait Petroleum Corp Key Recent Developments

Nov 04,2018: Egypt's crude oil reserves down 25% since 2015
Oct 31,2018: KPC signs agreement to supply private Chinese refinery with crude oil for 1st time
Oct 30,2018: Kuwait Petroleum to provide crude oil to Chinese refinery
Oct 16,2018: Bangladesh tenders for up to 1.425 mln T of oil products for H1 2019
Oct 16,2018: Kuwait’s crude oil declines 25 cents on Monday – KPC

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Section 1 - About the Company 5
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Key Facts 5
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Key Employees 6
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Major Products and Services 7
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - History 9
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Company Statement 13
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Locations And Subsidiaries 14
Head Office 14
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 14
Joint Venture 15
Section 2 – Company Analysis 16
Company Overview 16
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Business Description 17
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Corporate Strategy 18
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - SWOT Analysis 19
SWOT Analysis - Overview 19
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Strengths 19
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Weaknesses 20
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Opportunities 21
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Threats 22
Kuwait Petroleum Corp - Key Competitors 23
Section 3 – Company’s Oil & Gas Financial Deals and Alliances 24
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018 24
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2012 to YTD 2018 25
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Recent Deals Summary 26
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 27
Jul 02, 2018: Third Renewal Of General Engineering Service With KJO, More Than 20 Years 27
May 01, 2018: NSRP Successfully Releases First Shipment Of Refined Products 28
Mar 22, 2018: Kuwait Petroleum Selects Jacobs For Expansion In Local Refining Capacity Pre-Feasibility Study 29
Nov 28, 2017: Grace Licenses UNIPOL PP Process Technology To Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company 30
Nov 22, 2017: Sinochem Group Signed Long Term Crude Oil Supply Agreement With Kuwait Petroleum 31
Aug 16, 2017: Saipem Awarded New Onshore E&C Contract In Kuwait Worth Approximately 850 Million USD 32
Aug 05, 2017: Duqm Refinery And Petrochemical Industries (DRPIC) Confirms Award To TR Of Process Units Package 33
May 21, 2017: KPC And KUFPEC Delegation Visits Wheatstone LNG Project, Australia 34
Apr 20, 2017: Gazprom: Alexey Miller And Kuwaiti Ambassador Abdulaziz Al-Adwani Address Bilateral Cooperation 35
Apr 10, 2017: Oman Oil Company And Kuwait Petroleum International Sign Partnership Agreements For Development Of Duqm Refinery And Petrochemical Complex 36
Section 5 – Appendix 37
Methodology 37
About GlobalData 37
Contact Us 37
Disclaimer 38
List of Tables
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Key Facts 5
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Key Employees 6
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Major Products and Services 7
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, History 9
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Subsidiaries 14
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Joint Venture 15
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Key Competitors 23
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018 24
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2012 to YTD 2018 25
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Recent Deals Summary 26
Units 37
List of Figures
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018 24
Kuwait Petroleum Corp, Oil & Gas, Deals by Type, 2012 to YTD 2018 25

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