Oryx is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Chad and is operated by OPIC Africa. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Oryx Development Area. Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by CEFC China Energy, CPC and Societe des Hydrocarbures du Tchad.

Production from Oryx

The Oryx conventional oil field recovered 24.65% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2023. The peak production was approximately 9.60 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2046. The field currently accounts for approximately 6% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 26.52 Mmboe, comprised of 26.52 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Oryx conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

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