Katakai is a producing conventional gas field located onshore Japan and is operated by Japan Petroleum Exploration. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, Buy the profile here.
Field participation details
The field is owned by Japan Petroleum Exploration.
Production from Katakai
The Katakai conventional gas field recovered 74.41% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2016. The peak production was approximately 0.62 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 40.00 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2054. The field currently accounts for approximately 20% of the country’s daily output.
Remaining recoverable reserves
The field is expected to recover 22.87 Mmboe, comprised of 137.22 bcf of natural gas reserves. Katakai conventional gas field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional gas fields globally.
About Japan Petroleum Exploration
Japan Petroleum Exploration Co Ltd (JAPEX) is an integrated energy company that carries out exploration, development, production and sale of crude oil and natural gas. It also purchases, sells, transports, and supply crude oil and natural gas through pipelines, tank trucks and tankers. The company manufactures, sells and transports petroleum products, and bitumen. It focuses on the development of renewable energy including geothermal power generation and offers contract drilling services. It also facilitates carbon dioxide underground storage. The company has main offices in Japan, the US, the UK, Indonesia and the UAE, and operations in the US, Indonesia, Canada, Iraq and Russia. JAPEX is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
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