Southwest Meleiha is a producing conventional oil field located onshore Egypt and is operated by International Egyptian Oil. The field is located in block Southwest Meleiha Concession.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Eni.

Production from Southwest Meleiha

The Southwest Meleiha conventional oil field recovered 13.41% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2020. The peak production was approximately 6.89 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2069.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 38.35 Mmboe, comprised of 38.35 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Southwest Meleiha conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.


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