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Q3 2018 Global Bid Round Outlook - Mature Areas Dominate Acreage on Offer in the Quarter

Q3 2018 Global Bid Round Outlook - Mature Areas Dominate Acreage on Offer in the Quarter

Summary

Globally seven bid rounds are due to close in Q3 2018. The ‘Lease Sale 251’ round in the US offers most number of blocks among all the bid rounds due to close in the quarter. A total of 15,317 blocks are on offer globally in Q3 2018. Of these, 5,940 are ultra-deepwater, 5,781 are shallow water blocks, and 3,587 are deepwater blocks. Nine onshore blocks are also on offer in the quarter. In terms of acreage, the US have the highest acreage on offer of all the bid rounds in the quarter. Most of the acreage on available in the quarter is offered in the more mature areas of the US, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand.

Scope

  • Provides overview of global bid rounds due to close in Q3 2018
  • Information on each bid round due to close in Q3 2018 by country
  • Recent exploration and licensing history of countries where bids are due to close in the quarter
  • State take comparison with regional peers of a country.
Reasons to buy
  • Obtain the most up to date information available on the global bid rounds due to close in Q3 2018
  • Gain insight on bid rounds and blocks on offer by country
  • Keep abreast of recent developments on the global bid rounds
  • Facilitate decision making on the basis of strong data on global bid rounds.


1 Table of Contents
1.1 List of Tables
1.2 List of Figures
2. Key Highlights
2.1. Overview of Global Bid Rounds Closing in Q3 2018
3. Q3 2018 Bid Round Overview - US
3.1. Recent Licensing and Exploration History - US
3.2. Recent Bid Round Developments
3.2.1. July 2018: Interior Announces Region-Wide Oil and Gas Lease Sale for Gulf of Mexico
3.2.2. 21 June 2018: BOEM Completes Tract Evaluation and Awards 139 Leases
3.2.3. June 2018: Byron Announces Eugene Island 62, 63, 76 and 77 Leases Awarded
4. Q3 2018 Bid Round Overview - Norway
4.1. Recent Licensing and Exploration History - Norway
4.2. Recent Bid Round Developments
4.2.1. June 2018: NPD: 12 Production Licences Offered To 11 Companies in 24th Licensing Round
4.2.2. May 2018: Norway: Announcement of Awards in Predefined Areas (APA) 2018
5. Q3 2018 Bid Round Overview - Malaysia
5.1. Recent Licensing and Exploration History - Malaysia
6. Q3 2018 Bid Round Overview - Sierra Leone
6.1.1. Recent Licensing and Exploration History - Sierra Leone
6.2. Recent Bid Round Developments
6.2.1. May 2018: Getech Group Announces Sierra Leone Fourth Licensing Round Extension of Bid Deadline
6.2.2. January 2018: Getech Group: Launch Of 4th Offshore Petroleum Licensing Round
7. Q3 2018 Bid Round Overview - Thailand
7.1. Recent Licensing and Exploration History - Thailand
8. Q3 2018 Bid Round Overview - Indonesia
8.1. Recent Licensing and Exploration History - Indonesia
8.2. Recent Bid Round Developments
8.2.1. May 2018: Winning Announcement of Direct Offering of Oil And Gas Scheme of Gross Split Scheme Of 2018
8.2.2. April 2018: Mubadala Petroleum Signed Andaman I PSC in Indonesia
9. Q3 2018 Bid Round Overview - Brazil
9.1. Recent Licensing and Exploration History - Brazil
9.2. Recent Bid Round Developments
9.2.1. June 2018: ANP Announces Pre-Bidding And Draft Contracts For 5th Round Of Production Sharing
9.2.2. March 2018: Qatar Petroleum And Partners Win Bids For 4 Exploration Blocks Offshore Brazil
9.2.3. October 2017: Qatar Petroleum Part of Winning Consortium For Oil Exploration Offshore Brazil
10. Appendix
10.1. Abbreviations
10.2. Methodology
10.2.1. Coverage
10.2.2. Secondary Research
10.3. Contact Us
10.4. Disclaimer
1.1 List of Tables
Table 1: Q3 2018 Bid Round Overview
Table 2: US - ‘Lease Sale 251’
Table 3: US - Recent Discovery Wells
Table 4: Norway - ‘APA 2018’
Table 5: Norway - Recent Discovery Wells
Table 6: Malaysia - ‘Petronas Licensing Round 2018’ Overview
Table 7: Malaysia - Recent Discovery Wells
Table 8: Sierra Leone - ‘4th Offshore Licensing Round 2018’ Overview
Table 9: Sierra Leone - Recent Discovery Wells
Table 10: Thailand - ‘2018 Petroleum Bidding Round’ Overview
Table 11: Thailand - Recent Discovery Wells
Table 12: Indonesia - ‘2018 Conventional Regular Tender Round -1’ Overview
Table 13: Indonesia - Recent Discovery Wells
Table 14: Brazil - ‘5th Production Sharing Round’ Overview
Table 15: Brazil - Recent Discovery Wells
1.2 List of Figures
Figure 1: Blocks on Offer by Terrain and Country in Q3 2018
Figure 2: Blocks on Offer by Bid Round and Terrain
Figure 3: State Take Comparison of Countries whose Bid Rounds are due to Close in Q3 2018
Figure 4: US - Map of ‘Lease Sale 251’
Figure 5: US - State Take Comparison - Regional Peers
Figure 6: US - Recent Bid Round Results*
Figure 7: US - Blocks Held by Company
Figure 8: US - Discovered Fields Formation by Rock Type
Figure 9: US - Producing Fields Formation by Rock Type
Figure 10: Norway - Map of ‘APA 2018’
Figure 11: Norway - State Take Comparison - Regional Peers
Figure 12: Norway - Recent Bid Round Results*
Figure 13: Norway - Blocks Held by Company
Figure 14: Norway - Discovered Fields Formation by Rock Type
Figure 15: Norway - Producing Fields Formation by Rock Type
Figure 16: Norway - Basin Creaming Curve
Figure 17: Malaysia - Map of ‘Petronas Licensing Round 2018’
Figure 18: Malaysia - State Take Comparison - Regional Peers
Figure 19: Malaysia - Recent Bid Round Results*
Figure 20: Malaysia - Blocks Held by Company
Figure 21: Malaysia - Discovered Fields Formation by Rock Type
Figure 22: Malaysia - Producing Fields Formation by Rock Type
Figure 23: Malaysia - Basin Creaming Curve
Figure 24: Sierra Leone - Map of ‘4th Offshore Licensing Round 2018’
Figure 25: Sierra Leone - State Take Compa Sierra Leone rison - Regional Peers
Figure 26: Sierra Leone - Recent Bid Round Results*
Figure 27: Sierra Leone - Blocks Held by Company
Figure 28: Thailand - Map of ‘2018 Petroleum Bidding Round’
Figure 29: Thailand - State Take Comparison - Regional Peers
Figure 30: Thailand - Recent Bid Round Results*
Figure 31: Thailand - Blocks Held by Company
Figure 32: Thailand - Basin Creaming Curve
Figure 33: Indonesia - Map of ‘2018 Conventional Regular Tender Round -1’
Figure 34: Indonesia - State Take Comparison - Regional Peers
Figure 35: Indonesia - Recent Bid Round Results*
Figure 36: Indonesia - Blocks Held by Company
Figure 37:Indonesia - Discovered Fields Formation by Rock Type
Figure 38:Indonesia -Producing Fields Formation by Rock Type
Figure 39:Indonesia - Basin Creaming Curve
Figure 40: Brazil - Map of ‘5th Production Sharing Round’
Figure 41: Brazil - State Take Comparison - Regional Peers
Figure 42: Brazil - Recent Bid Round Results*
Figure 43: Brazil - Blocks Held by Company
Figure 44:Brazil - Discovered Fields Formation by Rock Type
Figure 45:Brazil -Producing Fields Formation by Rock Type
Figure 46:Brazil - Basin Creaming Curve

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