Khor Mor and Chemchemal is a producing conventional gas field located onshore Iraq and is operated by Pearl Petroleum. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Chemchemal and Khor Mor. Buy the profile here.

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An expansion project is associated with the Khor Mor and Chemchemal, namely the KM 250 Expansion Project. This project is currently in the commissioning stage, expected to start in 2024.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Crescent Group Holdings, Dana Gas, MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas, OMV and RWE.

Production from Khor Mor and Chemchemal

The Khor Mor and Chemchemal conventional gas field recovered 21.84% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2026. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2073. The field currently accounts for approximately 2% of the country’s daily output.

About Pearl Petroleum

Pearl Petroleum Co Ltd (Pearl) is a producer and developer of natural gas assets. The company operates, develops, markets and sells petroleum from the Khor Mor and Chemchemal fields, and provides natural gas supplies to electric power generation plants in Erbil and Chemchemal. It also offers natural gas for local industries and export in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. It works in partnership with other petroleum companies including OMV AS, MOL Group, and RWE AG. The company was formed as a consortium with Dana Gas and Crescent Petroleum. Pearl is headquartered in Sharjah, the UAE.

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This content was updated on 14 May 2024

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