Bolivia is the world’s 23rd-largest producer of natural gas and the country’s output decreased by 10% in 2023, over 2022. The country accounts for 0.26% of global production, with the world’s other largest producers being the US, Russia and Iran. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a complete picture of the natural gas sector in Bolivia in its report, Oil and Gas Upstream Production and Capex Outlook by Projects (Crude and Condensate and Natural Gas), Fields (Active, Planned and Announced), Region, Key Countries, Companies and Forecast, 2023-2027. Buy the report here.

Over the five years to 2023, production from Bolivia decreased by a CAGR of 8% and is expected to drop by a CAGR of 12% between 2024 and 2028.

The largest producers of natural gas in Bolivia are Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales Bolivianos, Repsol and TotalEnergies. Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales Bolivianos was the largest producer of natural gas in 2023 with output down by 3% on 2022.

Repsol was the second-largest producer, with output down by 10%, and TotalEnergies was third with a decrease of 11% on the previous year.

There are 43 natural gas producing fields in Bolivia, all located onshore. The Santa Cruz has the majority of the natural gas fields in the country with 25.

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