Al-Uqlah is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Yemen and is operated by OMV (Yemen Block S 2) Exploration. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Al Uqlah (Block S2). Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by China Petrochemical, Ministry of Oil and Minerals, Yemen, OMV and Yemen Resources.

Production from Al-Uqlah

The Al-Uqlah conventional oil field recovered 94.43% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2010. The peak production was approximately 15.00 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2026. The field currently accounts for approximately 6% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 2.55 Mmboe, comprised of 2.55 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate.

About OMV (Yemen Block S 2) Exploration

OMV (Yemen Block S 2) Exploration GmbH is a Subsidiary of OMV AG that offers oil and gas exploration services. The company is Headquartered in Sanaa, Yemen.

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