Shaybah is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Saudi Arabia and is operated by Saudi Arabian Oil . The field is located in block Saudi Aramco Concession Area.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Saudi Arabian Oil.

Production from Shaybah

The Shaybah conventional oil field recovered 28.87% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2031. The peak production will approximately 979.3 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 275 thousand bpd of natural gas liquids. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2093. The field currently accounts for approximately 10% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 14,975.77 Mmboe, comprised of 12,880.57 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 2,095.2 Mmbbl of natural gas liquid reserves. Shaybah conventional oil field reserves accounts 3.24% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.

About Saudi Arabian Oil

Saudi Arabian Oil Co (Saudi Aramco) is a state owned energy and chemical company. It carries out the exploration, production and processing of crude oil and natural gas, refining, fractionation of natural gas, production of petrochemicals, and distribution of petroleum products and natural gas. The company operates wholly-owned domestic refineries, and has interests in joint venture refineries with international partners. Saudi Aramco operates through a network of pipelines, bulk plants, air refueling sites and terminals. The company also operates power plants and associated transmission and distribution facilities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The company has subsidiaries and joint ventures across the Americas, Europe and other regions. Saudi Aramco is headquartered in Dhahran, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia.


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