Franig is a producing conventional gas field located onshore Tunisia and is operated by Perenco Tunisia. The field is located in block El Franig.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Perenco Holdings and Entreprise Tunisienne d’Activites Petrolieres.

Production from Franig

The Franig conventional gas field recovered 83.98% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2009. The peak production was approximately 2.72 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate, 26 Mmcfd of natural gas and 0.54 thousand bpd of natural gas liquids. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2041. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 3.56 Mmboe, comprised of 0.14 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate, 15.25 bcf of natural gas reserves and 0.88 Mmbbl of natural gas liquid reserves.


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