Tembakau is a conventional gas development located in shallow water in Malaysia and is operated by International Petroleum. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, Tembakau was discovered in 2012, lies in block PM 307 and Tembakau (PM 307), with water depth of around 230 feet. Buy the profile here.

The project is currently in approval stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2023.

Field participation details

The field is owned by International Petroleum and Petroliam Nasional.

Production from Tembakau

Production from the Tembakau conventional gas development project is expected to begin in 2023 and is forecast to peak in 2024, to approximately 48 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2061.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 40.71 Mmboe, comprised of 244.25 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Tembakau conventional gas field

The key contractors involved in the Tembakau project as follows.

Other Contractors: Seadrill

About International Petroleum

International Petroleum Corp (IPC) is an upstream energy company, which carries out exploration, development and production of oil and gas. It holds interests in Onion Lake project in Saskatchewan, Ferguson Field and Blackrod projects, Ferguson asset and Suffield area assets in Alberta. The company also owns interests in Mooney (EOR) asset in Alberta. The company owns oil and gas assets in France in the Paris Basin and Aquitaine Basin, among others. IPC also holds licenses Bertam field and Offshore Peninsular assets in Malaysia. IPC is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

For more details on the Tembakau Conventional Gas Field, buy the profile here.


GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying research used to produce this article.

This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Oil & Gas Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of 34,000+ oil and gas fields, 400,000+ exploration blocks, 1,100+ LNG terminals, 3,400+ gas processing plants, 5,000+ storage terminals, and 8,000+ pipelines, 1,400+ refineries and 13,000+ petrochemical plants worldwide.