Yakela is a producing conventional gas field located onshore China and is operated by Sinopec Northwest Oilfield.

Field participation details

The field is owned by China Petrochemical.

Production from Yakela

The Yakela conventional gas field recovered 78.56% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2009. The peak production was approximately 97 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2042.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 20.62 Mmboe, comprised of 123.71 bcf of natural gas reserves. Yakela conventional gas field reserves accounts 0.01% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional gas fields globally.


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