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May 5, 2022

Dorado Heavy Oil Field, Peru

By Carmen

Dorado is a producing heavy oil field located onshore Peru and is operated by Perenco Peru. The field is located in block Block 67.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Perenco Holdings and Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group.

Production from Dorado

The Dorado heavy oil field recovered 20.01% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2020. The peak production was approximately 0.69 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2062.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 2.42 Mmboe, comprised of 2.42 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Dorado heavy oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing heavy oil fields globally.


Information on the field is sourced from GlobalData’s fields database that provides detailed information on all producing, announced and planned oil and gas fields globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.

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