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December 8, 2021

Wytch Farm Conventional Oil Field, UK

By Carmen

Wytch Farm is a producing conventional oil field located onshore the UK and is operated by Perenco UK. The field is located in block SZ8a ALL, SY98a ALL, 98/6a ALL, 98/7a ALL, SY88b ALL, and SZ8b ALL.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Perenco Holdings, China Petrochemical and Repsol.

Production from Wytch Farm

The Wytch Farm conventional oil field recovered 93.12% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1996. The peak production was approximately 100.23 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 29 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2038. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 38.83 Mmboe, comprised of 37.09 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 10.41 bcf of natural gas reserves. Wytch Farm conventional oil field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional oil fields globally.


Information on the field is sourced from GlobalData’s fields database that provides detailed information on all producing, announced and planned oil and gas fields globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.

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