Al-Zaafarana is a producing conventional oil field located in shallow water in Egypt and is operated by Zafarana Oil. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block North Zaafarana Development Lease, with water depth of 197 feet. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by PICO Group and Sahara Oil & Gas.

Production from Al-Zaafarana

The Al-Zaafarana conventional oil field recovered 97.78% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1997. The peak production was approximately 18.00 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2026.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 1.52 Mmboe, comprised of 1.52 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate.

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