Morocco is the world’s 39th-largest producer of natural gas and the country’s output decreased by 30% in 2022, over 2021. The country accounts for 0% 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 Morocco in its report, Middle East and North Africa Oil and Gas Upstream Development Trends and Forecast by Project Type, Countries, Terrain and Companies 2022-2026. Buy the report here.

Over the five years to 2022, production from Morocco decreased by a CAGR of 6% and is expected to rise by a CAGR of 113% between 2023 and 2027.

The largest producers of natural gas in Morocco are SDX Energy, Office National des Hydrocarbures et des Mines and . SDX Energy was the largest producer of natural gas in 2022 with output down by 36% on 2021.

Office National des Hydrocarbures et des Mines was the second-largest producer, with output down by 23% on the previous year.

There are two natural gas producing fields in Morocco, all located onshore. The Rabat-Sale-Kenitra has the majority of the natural gas fields in the country with one.

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