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Middle East Africa Oil and Gas Exploration Market Research Guide (H1 2016)

Middle East Africa Oil and Gas Exploration Market Research Guide (H1 2016)

Middle East Exploration Report from OGANALYSIS is a unique report covering all exploration block details and licensing rounds in Middle East exploration industry. For the first time, data from our proprietary databases is compiled into a report form to enable complete understanding of Middle East exploration markets.

The research work provides details of all available, on offer, awarded and major blocks spread across 10 countries in the region. Key licensing rounds open and to be announced in 2016 are provided in detail. The report also identifies key oil and gas trends across Middle East countries.

Potential investment and bidding opportunities, projects for equipment and service providers are included in the report. All latest blocks, government support and company wise details are provided for blocks in countries across Middle East exploration sector. Business profiles of leading companies and latest news along with Middle East exploration industry developments are included in the research work.Middle East Africa oil and gas supply demand outlook report provides detailed outlook of global, regional and country wise forecasts to 2025. Over 60% of new production from Middle East is expected to originate from Iraq. Iran, Kuwait and UAE will also contribute significantly to incremental production capacity from the region. Though the short term production is constrained by OPEC decision to restrict output, long term forecast remains optimistic for the region.

African production on the other hand, will increase strongly driven by investments in deep water exploration areas. In particular, Nigeria and Angola are set to witness strong surge in investment in offshore acreage.

Further, the report also focuses on planned capital expenditures of leading 10 companies to provide insights into the future of global oil and gas market investments and new areas of development.


1 Table of Contents
1.1 List of Tables
1.2 List of Figures .
2 Key Trends in Middle East Africa Exploration Industry
2.1 South Africa likely to Permit Shale Gas Exploration from 2017
2.2 Eni Signs Offshore Morocco Exploration Permits .
2.3 Abu Dhabi's Adnoc Looking for More Partners At Onshore Oil Fields
2.4 ExxonMobil to Buy Stake in Giant Mozambique Gas Field .
2.5 Mozambique to announce new licensing round in 2017 .
2.6 Egypt to Search for Oil in Iraq in First Foreign Venture
2.7 Israel to accelerate Offshore Gas Exploration by Mid 2016 .
2.8 Uganda plans to Sign Deals with Winners of Albertine rift basin Licensing Round and
Start Production in 2018
2.9 Equatorial Guinea Plans To Launch Offshore Bidding Round In 2016.
3 Key Licensing Rounds- 2015 and 2016 .
4 Exploration Block Details in Africa .
4.1 Algeria Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details
4.1.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.1.2 Available Blocks Details
4.2 Angola Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details
4.2.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.2.2 Available Blocks Details
4.3 Chad Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
4.3.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.4 Congo Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
4.4.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.5 Egypt Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details
4.5.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.5.2 Available Blocks Details
4.6 Equatorial Guinea Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
4.6.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.6.2 Available Blocks Details
4.7 Gabon Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
4.7.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.7.2 Available Blocks Details
4.8 Ghana Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
4.8.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.9 Ivory Coast Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
4.9.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.9.2 Other Awarded Blocks Details .
4.9.3 Available Blocks Details
4.10 Kenya Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
4.10.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.10.2 Available Blocks Details
4.11 Morocco Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
4.11.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.11.2 Available Blocks Details
4.12 Nigeria Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details
4.12.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.13 South Africa Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
4.13.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.14 Sudan Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details
4.14.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.15 Tunisia Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details
4.15.1 Awarded Blocks Details
4.15.2 Available Blocks Details
5 Exploration Block Details in Middle East
5.1 Bahrain Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
5.1.1 Awarded Blocks Details
5.2 Iran Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
5.2.1 Awarded Blocks Details
5.2.2 Available Blocks Details
5.3 Iraq Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
5.3.1 Awarded Blocks Details
5.3.2 Available Blocks Details
5.4 Israel Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
5.4.1 Awarded Blocks Details
5.5 Jordon Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
5.5.1 Awarded Blocks Details
5.5.2 Available Blocks Details
5.6 Lebanon Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details
5.6.1 Available Blocks Details
5.7 Oman Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details
5.7.1 Awarded Blocks Details
5.7.2 Available Blocks Details
5.8 Qatar Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
5.8.1 Awarded Blocks Details
5.8.2 Available Blocks Details
5.9 Syria Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details .
5.9.1 Awarded Blocks Details
5.9.2 Available Blocks Details
5.10 Yemen Oil and Gas Exploration Block Details
5.10.1 Awarded Blocks Details
5.10.2 Available Blocks Details
5.10.3 Other Available Blocks Details
6 Leading Oil and Gas Exploration Companies
6.1 ExxonMobil Corporation- Key Information .
6.1.1 Overview .
6.1.2 Global Operations
6.1.3 Business Operation Structure .
6.1.4 SWOT Analysis .
6.1.5 Contact Information .
6.1.6 Key Financial Information .
6.2 BP Plc .
6.2.1 Summary .
6.2.2 Key Operational Statistics
6.2.3 Business Operations.
6.2.4 SWOT Analysis .
6.2.5 Recent Financial Performance
6.3 ConocoPhillips
6.3.1 Key Information
6.3.2 Global Locations .
6.3.3 Business Operations- .
6.3.4 SWOT Analysis .
6.3.5 Contact Information .
6.3.6 Key Financial Information .
6.4 Royal Dutch Shell Plc .
6.4.1 Key Information
6.4.2 Business Operations.
6.4.3 SWOT Analysis .
6.4.4 Contact Information .
6.4.5 Key Financial Information .
6.5 Chevron Corporation .
6.5.1 Overview .
6.5.2 Global Operations
6.5.3 Business Description .
6.5.4 SWOT Analysis .
6.5.5 Contact Information .
6.5.6 Financial Analysis .
7 Middle East Africa Oil and Gas Exploration Market Monitor
7.1 Egypt to Launch New Oil Exploration Round Next Week –April 2016
7.2 Cairn Spuds SNE-4 Well Offshore Senegal- April 2016
7.3 Eni to Invest 20B Euros in Africa in Next Four Years –April 2016
7.4 First Ain Tsila Development Well 'Successful'-April 2016
7.5 CEPSA Commences Drilling at Tarach-1 in Kenya Block 11A –April 2016
7.6 Tullow Gets More Time to Decide on Participation in Namibian PEL 0037 JV –April
2016
7.7 Abu Dhabi's Adnoc 'Open' To More Partners at Onshore Oil- March 2016
7.8 Eni Enters Offshore Morocco Exploration Permits-March 2016
7.9 Eni-Led Consortium Awarded Offshore Ghana License-March 2016
7.10 Tullow Hits Oil in Kenya-March 2016
7.11 South Africa to Start Shale Gas Exploration in Next Financial Year –March 2016
7.12 Uganda Says Receives 7 Bids In Oil Exploration License Round-March 2016
7.13 Sound Energy to Increase Sidi Moktar Stak-March 2016 .
7.14 ADNOC, OMV, Occidental Sign Exploration Agreement in UAE –March 2016 .
7.15 Iraqi Kurds Say Want Russian Oil Firms To Work On Their Land – March 2016
7.16 Masirah Oil Spuds Manarah-1 Prospect in Oman's Offshore Block 50 – February
7.17 Magseis, BGP Awarded Red Sea Seismic Survey Project –February 2016
7.18 Israel Eyes More Offshore Gas Exploration Within 6 Months – November 2015 .
8 Appendix
8.1 Abbreviations
8.2 Sources and Methodology .
8.3 Contact Information
8.4 Disclaimer .
Table 1: Latest Licensing Rounds across the Middle East Africa, 2015-2016 15
Table 2: Algeria Awarded Blocks Details (1) 16
Table 3: Algeria Awarded Blocks Details (2) 17
Table 4: Algeria Awarded Blocks Details (3) 18
Table 5: Algeria Available Blocks Details . 19
Table 6: Angola Awarded Blocks Details (1) 20
Table 7: Angola Awarded Blocks Details (2) 21
Table 8: Angola Available Blocks Details . 22
Table 9: Chad Awarded Blocks Details . 23
Table 10: Congo Awarded Blocks Details (1) 24
Table 11: Congo Awarded Blocks Details (2) 25
Table 12: Egypt Awarded Blocks Details (1) . 26
Table 13: Egypt Awarded Blocks Details (2) . 27
Table 14: Egypt Awarded Blocks Details (3) . 28
Table 15: Egypt Awarded Blocks Details (4) . 29
Table 16: Egypt Awarded Blocks Details (5) . 30
Table 17: Egypt Available Blocks Details . 31
Table 18: Equatorial Guinea Awarded Blocks Details (1) 32
Table 19: Equatorial Guinea Awarded Blocks Details (2) 33
Table 20: Equatorial Guinea Available Blocks Details (1) . 34
Table 21: Equatorial Guinea Available Blocks Details (2) . 35
Table 22: Gabon Awarded Blocks Details (1) 36
Table 23: Gabon Awarded Blocks Details (2) 37
Table 24: Gabon Awarded Blocks Details (3) 38
Table 25: Gabon Available Blocks Details (1) . 39
Table 26: Gabon Available Blocks Details (2) . 40
Table 27: Ghana Awarded Blocks Details (1) 41
Table 28: Ghana Awarded Blocks Details (2) 42
Table 29: Ivory Coast Awarded Blocks Details . 43
Table 30: Ivory Coast Other Awarded Blocks Details 44
Table 31: Ivory Coast Available Blocks Details . 45
Table 32: Kenya Awarded Blocks Details (1) 46
Table 33: Kenya Awarded Blocks Details (2) 47
Table 34: Kenya Awarded Blocks Details (3) 48
Table 35: Kenya Available Blocks Details . 49
Table 36: Morocco Awarded Blocks Details (1) 50
Table 37: Morocco Awarded Blocks Details (2) 51
Table 38: Morocco Awarded Blocks Details (3) 52
Table 39: Morocco Awarded Blocks Details (4) 53
Table 40: Morocco Awarded Blocks Details (5) 54
Table 41: Morocco Available Blocks Details . 55
Table 42: Nigeria Awarded Blocks Details (1). 56
Table 43: Nigeria Awarded Blocks Details (2). 57
Table 44: Nigeria Awarded Blocks Details (3). 58
Table 45: South Africa Awarded Blocks Details (1) 59
Table 46: South Africa Awarded Blocks Details (2) 60
Table 47: Sudan Awarded Blocks Details (1) 61
Table 48: Sudan Awarded Blocks Details (2) 62
Table 49: Tunisia Awarded Blocks Details (1). 63
Table 50: Tunisia Awarded Blocks Details (2). 64
Table 51: Tunisia Available Blocks Details . 65
Table 52: Bahrain Awarded Blocks Details . 66
Table 53: Iran Awarded Blocks Details . 66
Table 54: Iran Available Blocks Details 67
Table 55: Iraq Awarded Blocks Details . 68
Table 56: Iraq Available Blocks Details 68
Table 57: Israel Awarded Blocks Details . 69
Table 58: Jordon Awarded Blocks Details . 70
Table 59: Jordon Available Blocks Details 70
Table 60: Lebanon Available Blocks Details . 71
Table 61: Oman Awarded Blocks Details (1) . 72
Table 62: Oman Awarded Blocks Details (2) . 73
Table 63: Oman Available Blocks Details . 73
Table 64: Qatar Awarded Blocks Details . 74
Table 65: Qatar Available Blocks Details 74
Table 66: Syria Awarded Blocks Details 75
Table 67: Syria Available Blocks Details. 76
Table 68: Yemen Awarded Blocks Details 77
Table 69: Yemen Available Blocks Details 78
Table 70: Yemen Other Available Blocks Details 79
Table 71: ExxonMobil Corporation- Top Level Information 81
Table 72: ExxonMobil Corporation- Key Global Presence 82
Table 73: ExxonMobil Corporation- Financial Snapshot, 2011-2015 . 88
Table 74: BP Group - Top Level Information 89
Table 75: BP Group – Key Operational Statistics, 2015 . 90
Table 76: BP Plc – Financial Summary, 2010-2015 . 97
Table 77: ConocoPhillips - Top Level Information 99
Table 78: ConocoPhillips – Net Proved Reserves, 2015 . 100
Table 79: ConocoPhillips- Financial Snapshot, 2013-2015 103
Table 80: Royal Dutch Shell Plc - Top Level Information . 105
Table 81: Royal Dutch Shell Plc- Financial Snapshot, 2014-2015 111
Table 82: Chevron Corporation- Top Level Information 112
Table 83: Chevron Corporation- Geographical Presence 113
Table 84: Chevron Corporation- Financial Overview 2011- 2015 . 117

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