Abu El-Gharadig Complex is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Egypt and is operated by Khalda Petroleum.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Apache and China Petrochemical.

Production from Abu El-Gharadig Complex

The Abu El-Gharadig Complex conventional oil field recovered 44.44% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2017. The peak production was approximately 30.46 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 129 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2057. The field currently accounts for approximately 2% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 181.84 Mmboe, comprised of 95.82 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 516.16 bcf of natural gas reserves. Abu El-Gharadig Complex conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.04% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

About Khalda Petroleum

Khalda Petroleum Co is engaged in the exploration, development, production and distribution of crude petroleum and natural gasThe company is headquartered in Egypt.


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