Agadem Complex is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Niger and is operated by China National Oil and Gas Exploration and Development. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Agadem Block. Buy the profile here.

An expansion project is associated with the Agadem Complex, namely the Agadem Phase II. This project is currently in the construction stage, expected to start in 2024.

Field participation details

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

Production from Agadem Complex

The Agadem Complex conventional oil field recovered 13.95% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2024. The peak production will approximately 110.00 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2051. The field currently accounts for approximately 100% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 460.16 Mmboe, comprised of 460.16 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Agadem Complex conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.10% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

Contractors involved in the Agadem Complex conventional oil field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Agadem Complex project as follows.

EPC Contractors: China National Petroleum, China Petroleum Engineering and Dagang Oil Construction

About China National Oil and Gas Exploration and Development

China National Oil and Gas Exploration Development Corporation is an oil and gas company.

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