El-Merk Complex is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Algeria and is operated by Groupement Berkine. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Block 208 and El Merk (EMK,Block 405a). Buy the profile here.

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An expansion project is associated with the El-Merk Complex, namely the El-Merk Complex Development. This project is currently in the feasibility stage.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Eni, Occidental Petroleum, PT Pertamina (Persero), Repsol, Sonatrach and TotalEnergies.

Production from El-Merk Complex

The El-Merk Complex conventional oil field recovered 61.30% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2016. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2044. The field currently accounts for approximately 3% of the country’s daily output.

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This content was updated on 14 May 2024

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