Tapir Norte is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Ecuador and is operated by Petrooriental. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Block 17 (Hormiguero). Buy the profile here.

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Field participation details

The field is owned by China National Petroleum, China Petrochemical and CPC.

Production from Tapir Norte

The Tapir Norte conventional oil field recovered 38.26% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2020. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2092. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

About Petrooriental

Petrooriental SA, an oil and gas company that engaged in the extraction, development and trade of hydrocarbon. Incorporated in1980, the company is headquartered in France.

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This content was updated on 14 May 2024

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