Zhangurshi is a producing heavy oil field located onshore Kazakhstan and is operated by Aktau-Tranzit. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block Zhangurshi (Blocks XXXIV-9-E (P) and XXXIV-10-D (P)). Buy the profile here.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Caspian Oil Project.

Production from Zhangurshi

The Zhangurshi heavy oil field recovered 32.18% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2022. The peak production was approximately 0.40 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2066.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 1.88 Mmboe, comprised of 1.88 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate.

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