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Emerging Oil & Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, 
2012 - Industry Analysis, Latest Developments and 
Competitive Landscape


Published Date : 8-Oct-2012
No. of pages : 82

Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents
1 Table of Contents… 3
1.1 List of Tables… 7
1.2 List of Figures… 7
2 Introduction… 8
2.1 Overview… 8
2.2 This Report Guidance… 8
3 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa… 10
3.1 Overview of Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa… 10
3.2 Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, Cameroon and Chad are among the 
Leading Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa… 11
3.3 Uganda and Mozambique have Witnessed Largest Number of Discoveries
during 2007–2012… 12
3.4 Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa Offer Competitive Fiscal Terms… 13
3.5 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Key Drivers and
Challenges… 14
3.5.1 Increasing Oil and Gas Demand Globally Leading to Exploration
Activities in Africa… 14
3.5.2 Increasing Hydrocarbon Discoveries in Africa are Prompting
Exploration Activities in the Region… 14
3.5.3 Political and Economic Uncertainties in the Region Threaten
E&P Activities… 14
4 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Uganda… 15
4.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 15
4.2 Details of Major Basins… 15
4.2.1 Lake Albert… 16
4.2.2 Lake Edward-George… 16
4.2.3 Pakwach… 16
4.2.4 Rhino Camp… 17
4.2.5 Semliki… 17
4.3 Details of Upcoming Licensing Rounds… 17
4.4 Exploration Blocks… 18
4.4.1 Exploration Area 1… 18
4.4.2 Exploration Area 3A… 18
4.4.3 Exploration Area 2… 19
4.4.4 Exploration Area 4B… 19
4.4.5 Exploration Area 5… 19
4.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 19
4.5.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 19
4.6 Details of Recent Discoveries… 20
4.6.1 Jobi-East-1… 21
4.6.2 Mpyo-1… 21
4.6.3 Nsoga-5… 21
4.7 Major Planned Oil and Gas Production Fields… 21
4.8 Exploration Companies in Uganda… 22
4.8.1 Tullow Oil Plc… 22
4.8.2 Neptune Petroleum (Uganda) Limited… 23
5 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, United Republic of
Tanzania… 24
5.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 24
5.2 Details of Major Basins… 24
5.2.1 Coastal Basin… 25
5.2.2 Mafia Deep Offshore… 25
5.2.3 Ruvuma… 25
5.2.4 Mandawa Basin… 25
5.2.5 Selous Basin… 25
5.2.6 Ruvu Basin… 25
5.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results Held to Date… 26
5.4 Exploration Blocks… 26
5.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 28
5.5.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 28
5.6 Details of Recent Discoveries… 29
5.6.1 Lavani… 29
5.6.2 Mzia-1… 29
5.6.3 Jodari-1… 30
5.6.4 Zafarani-1… 30
5.6.5 Ntorya-1… 30
5.7 Major Planned Production Fields… 30
5.8 Key Exploration Companies… 31
5.8.1 Heritage Oil Plc… 31
5.8.2 Ophir Energy Plc Limited… 31
6 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, United Mozambique… 32
6.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 32
6.2 Details of Major Basins… 32
6.2.1 Rovuma… 32
6.2.2 Mozambique Basin… 33
6.2.3 Maniamba… 33
6.2.4 Middle Zambezi Graben… 33
6.2.5 Lower Zambezi Graben… 33
6.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results to Date… 33
6.4 Exploration Blocks… 34
6.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 35
6.5.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 35
6.6 Details of Recent Discoveries… 36
6.6.1 Atum… 37
6.6.2 Coral 1… 37
6.6.3 Golfinho… 37
6.6.4 Mamba North East 1… 37
6.6.5 Mamba North 1… 37
6.7 Major Planned Production Fields… 38
6.7.1 Buzi… 38
6.7.2 Inhassoro… 38
6.8 Key Exploration Companies… 38
6.8.1 Sasol Petroleum International Pty, Ltd… 38
6.8.2 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation… 39
7 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Kenya… 40
7.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 40
7.2 Details of Major Basins… 40
7.2.1 Anza Basin… 41
7.2.2 Mandera Basin… 41
7.2.3 Tertiary Rift Basin… 41
7.2.4 Lamu Basin… 41
7.3 Kenya’s Lamu Basin has the Largest Number of Exploration Blocks… 42
7.4 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 44
7.4.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 44
7.5 In 2012, Ngamia-1 Discovery was Made in Kenya… 44
7.6 Key Exploration Companies… 45
7.6.1 Tullow Oil Plc is among the Major E&P Companies in Kenya… 45
7.6.2 Apache Corporation is Drilling in L8 Block… 45
7.6.3 Pancontinental Oil and Gas has a Stake in Four Blocks in Kenya… 45
8 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Cameroon… 46
8.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 46
8.2 Details of Major Basins… 46
8.2.1 DoualaKribi Campo Basin… 47
8.2.2 Doula-Rio del Rey… 47
8.3 Cameroon has 15 Active Exploration Blocks… 47
8.3.1 Elombo Permit… 48
8.3.2 Bomono (Block OLHP-1, OLHP-2)… 48
8.3.3 Ntem… 48
8.3.4 N'Dian River… 48
8.4 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 48
8.4.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 48
8.5 Sapele -1 and Sapele-3 are Recent Key Discoveries in Cameroon… 49
8.5.1 Sapele-3… 50
8.5.2 Sapele-1… 50
8.6 Dissoni North is the Planned Field in Cameroon Offshore… 50
8.7 Key Exploration Companies… 50
8.7.1 BowLeven plc plans to Drill Exploration Wells in Etinde Permit and Bomono
Permit… 50
8.7.2 Addax Petroleum Cameroon Limited is among the Largest Producers of Oil and
Gas in Cameroon… 51
8.7.3 Kosmos Energy Ltd… 51
9 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Republic of Congo… 52
9.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 52
9.2 Lower Congo is the Major Basin in the Republic of the Congo… 52
9.3 Republic of the Congo’s Lower Congo Basin has 12 Active Exploration 
Blocks… 52
9.3.1 Mer Profonde Sud… 53
9.3.2 Mer Profonde Nord… 53
9.3.3 La Noumbi… 53
9.4 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 54
9.4.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 54
9.5 Details of Recent Discoveries… 54
9.5.1 Makouala Marine-1… 55
9.5.2 Bilondo Marine 2 and Bilondo Marine 3… 55
9.6 Four Production Fields are Planned in the Lower Congo Basin of the
Republic of the Congo… 55
9.7 Key Exploration Companies… 56
9.7.1 Murphy Oil Corporation… 56
9.7.2 Total S.A… 56
10 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Namibia… 58
10.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 58
10.2 Details of Major Basins… 58
10.2.1 Namibe Basin… 59
10.2.2 Walvis Basin… 59
10.2.3 Orange Basin… 59
10.2.4 Luderitz Basin… 59
10.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results Held to Date… 59
10.4 Exploration Blocks… 59
10.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 60
10.6 Key Exploration Companies… 61
10.6.1 HRT Participações em Petróleo S.A. is Among the Largest Acreage Holders
in West Africa… 61
10.6.2 Chariot Oil and Gas has Four Licenses Covering Eight Exploration Blocks
in Namibia… 61
10.6.3 Eco Oil and Gas Ltd. has Three Offshore and Two Onshore Exploration
Licenses in Namibia… 62
11 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Ethiopia… 63
11.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 63
11.2 Majority of Exploration Activities in Ethiopia are Concentrated in the
Ogaden Basin… 63
11.2.1 Ogaden Basin… 64
11.2.2 Abay Basin… 64
11.2.3 Makele Basin… 64
11.2.4 Gambela Basin… 64
11.2.5 Southern Rift Basin… 64
11.3 Ogaden Basin has 21 of Ethiopia’s 33 Active Exploration Blocks… 65
11.3.1 South Omo Block… 65
11.3.2 Adigala… 65
11.4 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 66
11.5 Calub and Hilala Gas Deposits are Major Gas Discoveries in Ethiopia… 66
11.6 Key Exploration Companies… 66
11.6.1 SouthWest Energy… 66
11.6.2 Africa Oil Corp… 67
11.6.3 Calvalley Petroleum Inc… 67
12 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Liberia… 68
12.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 68
12.2 Details of Major Basins… 68
12.2.1 Liberian… 68
12.2.2 Harper… 68
12.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results to Date… 69
12.4 Exploration Blocks… 69
12.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 70
12.6 Key Exploration Companies… 70
12.6.1 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation… 70
12.6.2 Chevron Corporation… 70
13 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Chad… 71
13.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 71
13.2 Doba, Chad Onshore and Bongor are the Major Basins in Chad… 71
13.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results to Date… 71
13.4 Chad has Six Active and 23 Planned Exploration Blocks… 71
13.4.1 Permit H… 72
13.4.2 BDS 2008, Chari Ouest III and Manga… 73
13.5 Bongor Basin has Witnessed Two Oil and Gas Discoveries in Chad… 73
13.5.1 Benoy-1… 73
13.6 Sedigui is the Planned Production Field in Chad… 74
13.7 Key Exploration Companies… 74
13.7.1 Overseas Petroleum and Investment Corporation… 74
13.7.2 ERHC Energy Inc… 74
13.7.3 China National Petroleum Corporation… 74
14 Tullow Oil, Eni and Total are Among the Key Companies Engaged in Emerging
Exploration Markets in Africa… 75
14.1 Tullow Oil Plc Leads in terms of Participation in Number of
Exploration Blocks… 76
14.2 ENI S.p.A has a Strong Presence in the Emerging Exploration Markets in
Africa… 77
14.3 Total S.A Leads in terms of Production and Discoveries in Emerging
Exploration Markets in Africa… 77
14.4 Ophir Energy Plc has Significant Exploration Activities in Emerging
African Markets… 78
14.5 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has Made Eight Discoveries in 
Mozambique… 78

List of Tables

1.1 List of Tables
Table 1: Oil and Gas Exploration Industry, Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa,
Number of Active and Planned Exploration Blocks by Countries, 2012… 11
Table 2: Oil and Gas Exploration Industry, Emerging Exploration markets in Africa,
Number of Discoveries by Country, 2007–2012… 12
Table 3: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Comparison of Key Fiscal Terms of
Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa, 2012… 13
Table 4: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Major Exploration Blocks,
2012… 18
Table 5: Uganda, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 19
Table 6: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Oil and Gas Discoveries,
2006–2012 (July)… 20
Table 7: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Oil and Gas Production Fields,
2012… 21
Table 8: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Exploration and Appraisal Blocks
by Tullow Oil Plc, 2012… 22
Table 9: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Tanzania, Major Exploration Blocks,
2012… 26
Table 10: Tanzania, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 28
Table 11: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Tanzania, Recent Discoveries,
2010–2012… 29
Table 12: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Tanzania, Oil and Gas Production
Fields, 2012… 30
Table 13: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Mozambique, Major Exploration Blocks,
2012… 34
Table 14: Mozambique, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 35
Table 15: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Mozambique, Discoveries, 
2010–2012… 36
Table 16: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, United Mozambique, Oil and Gas
Production Fields, 2012… 38
Table 17: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Kenya, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 42
Table 18: Kenya, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 44
Table 19: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Kenya, Discoveries, 2012… 44
Table 20: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Cameroon, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 47
Table 21: Cameroon, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 49
Table 22: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Cameroon, Major Discoveries, 2012… 49
Table 23: Oil and Gas Exploration Market in Africa, Republic of Congo, Major
Exploration Blocks, 2012… 52
Table 24: Republic of Congo, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 54
Table 25: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Republic of the Congo, Recent Discoveries,
2007–2012… 54
Table 26: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Republic of Congo, Planned Oil and Gas
Production Fields, 2012… 55
Table 27: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Namibia, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 59
Table 28: Namibia, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 60
Table 29: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Ethiopia, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 65
Table 30: Ethiopia, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 66
Table 31: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Liberia, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 69
Table 32: Liberia , Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 70
Table 33: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Chad, Major Exploration Blocks, 2012… 71
Table 34: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Chad, Recent Discoveries, 2012… 73
Table 35: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Chad, Planned Oil and Gas Production
Fields, 2012… 74


List of Figures


1.2 List of Figures
Figure 1: Oil and Gas Exploration Industry, Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa,
Number of Active and Planned Exploration Blocks by Country, 2012… 11
Figure 2: Oil and Gas Exploration Industry, Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa,
Number of Discoveries by Country, 2007–2012… 12
Figure 3: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Major Sedimentary and Exploration
Basins, 2012… 15
Figure 4: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Tanzania, Major Exploration Basins, 
2012… 24
Figure 5: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Kenya, Major Exploration Basins, 
2012… 40
Figure 6: Oil and Gas Exploration Market in Africa, Cameroon, Major Exploration Basins,
2012… 46
Figure 7: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Namibia, Major Exploration Basin, 2012… 58
Figure 8: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Ethiopia, Major Exploration Basins, 
2012… 63
Figure 9: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Liberia, Major Exploration Basins, 2012… 68
Figure 10: Emerging Exploration Markets, Africa, Competitive Positioning of Key
Companies, 2012… 75
Figure 11: Emerging Exploration Markets, Africa, Number of Exploration Blocks by Top
Five Companies, 2012… 76
Figure 12: Emerging Exploration Markets, Africa, Oil and Gas Discoveries by Top
Five Companies (as Operator), 2000–2012… 77


Summary


“Emerging Oil & Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, 2012 - Industry Analysis,
Latest Developments and Competitive Landscape”, is the latest report from this,
the industry analysis specialist, which analyzes oil and gas exploration in
emerging African markets. The report gives information on oil and gas exploration
activities in 10 emerging markets in the region. The report covers key sedimentary
basins in each region. It also provides information about major exploration blocks
in each basin. Information about key regulatory and fiscal regimes for each country
is also provided in the report. The report also focuses on major exploration companies
in each country. The report is built using the data and information sourced from
proprietary databases, primary and secondary research and in-house analysis by
this team of industry experts.

Scope

This report provides detailed analysis of the oil and gas exploration industry in emerging
African markets, key companies and the key trends and issues in the sector.
The report primarily focuses on -
- 10 emerging oil and gas exploration markets in Africa
- Key sedimentary basins and exploration blocks in each country
- Key information on the fiscal and regulatory regimes in hydrocarbon exploration
for each country
- Key drivers and challenges in the oil and gas exploration sector in emerging
African markets.
- Planned oil and gas production fields in emerging African markets.
- The competitive landscape of the petroleum exploration sector in emerging African
markets, containing a comparison of key companies and countries.


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The report will enhance your decision-making capabilities. The report will help you to -
- Understand the expected change in the dynamics of the African E&P industry by
understanding the upcoming markets.
- Develop business strategies with the help of specific insights about
emerging E&P markets.
- Identify opportunities and challenges in the African E&P industry.
- Understand the market positioning of the major E&P countries and companies.
- Increase future revenue and profitability with the help of insights on the
future opportunities and critical success factors in the African E&P market.


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Equipment name   : Emerging Oil & Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, 2012 - Industry Analysis, Latest Developments
Category   : Research Reports
Specifications   : Name of the Report :
Emerging Oil & Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, 
2012 - Industry Analysis, Latest Developments and 
Competitive Landscape


Published Date : 8-Oct-2012
No. of pages : 82

Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents
1 Table of Contents… 3
1.1 List of Tables… 7
1.2 List of Figures… 7
2 Introduction… 8
2.1 Overview… 8
2.2 This Report Guidance… 8
3 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa… 10
3.1 Overview of Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa… 10
3.2 Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, Cameroon and Chad are among the 
Leading Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa… 11
3.3 Uganda and Mozambique have Witnessed Largest Number of Discoveries
during 2007–2012… 12
3.4 Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa Offer Competitive Fiscal Terms… 13
3.5 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Key Drivers and
Challenges… 14
3.5.1 Increasing Oil and Gas Demand Globally Leading to Exploration
Activities in Africa… 14
3.5.2 Increasing Hydrocarbon Discoveries in Africa are Prompting
Exploration Activities in the Region… 14
3.5.3 Political and Economic Uncertainties in the Region Threaten
E&P Activities… 14
4 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Uganda… 15
4.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 15
4.2 Details of Major Basins… 15
4.2.1 Lake Albert… 16
4.2.2 Lake Edward-George… 16
4.2.3 Pakwach… 16
4.2.4 Rhino Camp… 17
4.2.5 Semliki… 17
4.3 Details of Upcoming Licensing Rounds… 17
4.4 Exploration Blocks… 18
4.4.1 Exploration Area 1… 18
4.4.2 Exploration Area 3A… 18
4.4.3 Exploration Area 2… 19
4.4.4 Exploration Area 4B… 19
4.4.5 Exploration Area 5… 19
4.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 19
4.5.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 19
4.6 Details of Recent Discoveries… 20
4.6.1 Jobi-East-1… 21
4.6.2 Mpyo-1… 21
4.6.3 Nsoga-5… 21
4.7 Major Planned Oil and Gas Production Fields… 21
4.8 Exploration Companies in Uganda… 22
4.8.1 Tullow Oil Plc… 22
4.8.2 Neptune Petroleum (Uganda) Limited… 23
5 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, United Republic of
Tanzania… 24
5.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 24
5.2 Details of Major Basins… 24
5.2.1 Coastal Basin… 25
5.2.2 Mafia Deep Offshore… 25
5.2.3 Ruvuma… 25
5.2.4 Mandawa Basin… 25
5.2.5 Selous Basin… 25
5.2.6 Ruvu Basin… 25
5.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results Held to Date… 26
5.4 Exploration Blocks… 26
5.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 28
5.5.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 28
5.6 Details of Recent Discoveries… 29
5.6.1 Lavani… 29
5.6.2 Mzia-1… 29
5.6.3 Jodari-1… 30
5.6.4 Zafarani-1… 30
5.6.5 Ntorya-1… 30
5.7 Major Planned Production Fields… 30
5.8 Key Exploration Companies… 31
5.8.1 Heritage Oil Plc… 31
5.8.2 Ophir Energy Plc Limited… 31
6 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, United Mozambique… 32
6.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 32
6.2 Details of Major Basins… 32
6.2.1 Rovuma… 32
6.2.2 Mozambique Basin… 33
6.2.3 Maniamba… 33
6.2.4 Middle Zambezi Graben… 33
6.2.5 Lower Zambezi Graben… 33
6.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results to Date… 33
6.4 Exploration Blocks… 34
6.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 35
6.5.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 35
6.6 Details of Recent Discoveries… 36
6.6.1 Atum… 37
6.6.2 Coral 1… 37
6.6.3 Golfinho… 37
6.6.4 Mamba North East 1… 37
6.6.5 Mamba North 1… 37
6.7 Major Planned Production Fields… 38
6.7.1 Buzi… 38
6.7.2 Inhassoro… 38
6.8 Key Exploration Companies… 38
6.8.1 Sasol Petroleum International Pty, Ltd… 38
6.8.2 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation… 39
7 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Kenya… 40
7.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 40
7.2 Details of Major Basins… 40
7.2.1 Anza Basin… 41
7.2.2 Mandera Basin… 41
7.2.3 Tertiary Rift Basin… 41
7.2.4 Lamu Basin… 41
7.3 Kenya’s Lamu Basin has the Largest Number of Exploration Blocks… 42
7.4 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 44
7.4.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 44
7.5 In 2012, Ngamia-1 Discovery was Made in Kenya… 44
7.6 Key Exploration Companies… 45
7.6.1 Tullow Oil Plc is among the Major E&P Companies in Kenya… 45
7.6.2 Apache Corporation is Drilling in L8 Block… 45
7.6.3 Pancontinental Oil and Gas has a Stake in Four Blocks in Kenya… 45
8 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Cameroon… 46
8.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 46
8.2 Details of Major Basins… 46
8.2.1 DoualaKribi Campo Basin… 47
8.2.2 Doula-Rio del Rey… 47
8.3 Cameroon has 15 Active Exploration Blocks… 47
8.3.1 Elombo Permit… 48
8.3.2 Bomono (Block OLHP-1, OLHP-2)… 48
8.3.3 Ntem… 48
8.3.4 N'Dian River… 48
8.4 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 48
8.4.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 48
8.5 Sapele -1 and Sapele-3 are Recent Key Discoveries in Cameroon… 49
8.5.1 Sapele-3… 50
8.5.2 Sapele-1… 50
8.6 Dissoni North is the Planned Field in Cameroon Offshore… 50
8.7 Key Exploration Companies… 50
8.7.1 BowLeven plc plans to Drill Exploration Wells in Etinde Permit and Bomono
Permit… 50
8.7.2 Addax Petroleum Cameroon Limited is among the Largest Producers of Oil and
Gas in Cameroon… 51
8.7.3 Kosmos Energy Ltd… 51
9 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Republic of Congo… 52
9.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 52
9.2 Lower Congo is the Major Basin in the Republic of the Congo… 52
9.3 Republic of the Congo’s Lower Congo Basin has 12 Active Exploration 
Blocks… 52
9.3.1 Mer Profonde Sud… 53
9.3.2 Mer Profonde Nord… 53
9.3.3 La Noumbi… 53
9.4 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 54
9.4.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 54
9.5 Details of Recent Discoveries… 54
9.5.1 Makouala Marine-1… 55
9.5.2 Bilondo Marine 2 and Bilondo Marine 3… 55
9.6 Four Production Fields are Planned in the Lower Congo Basin of the
Republic of the Congo… 55
9.7 Key Exploration Companies… 56
9.7.1 Murphy Oil Corporation… 56
9.7.2 Total S.A… 56
10 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Namibia… 58
10.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 58
10.2 Details of Major Basins… 58
10.2.1 Namibe Basin… 59
10.2.2 Walvis Basin… 59
10.2.3 Orange Basin… 59
10.2.4 Luderitz Basin… 59
10.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results Held to Date… 59
10.4 Exploration Blocks… 59
10.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 60
10.6 Key Exploration Companies… 61
10.6.1 HRT Participações em Petróleo S.A. is Among the Largest Acreage Holders
in West Africa… 61
10.6.2 Chariot Oil and Gas has Four Licenses Covering Eight Exploration Blocks
in Namibia… 61
10.6.3 Eco Oil and Gas Ltd. has Three Offshore and Two Onshore Exploration
Licenses in Namibia… 62
11 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Ethiopia… 63
11.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 63
11.2 Majority of Exploration Activities in Ethiopia are Concentrated in the
Ogaden Basin… 63
11.2.1 Ogaden Basin… 64
11.2.2 Abay Basin… 64
11.2.3 Makele Basin… 64
11.2.4 Gambela Basin… 64
11.2.5 Southern Rift Basin… 64
11.3 Ogaden Basin has 21 of Ethiopia’s 33 Active Exploration Blocks… 65
11.3.1 South Omo Block… 65
11.3.2 Adigala… 65
11.4 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 66
11.5 Calub and Hilala Gas Deposits are Major Gas Discoveries in Ethiopia… 66
11.6 Key Exploration Companies… 66
11.6.1 SouthWest Energy… 66
11.6.2 Africa Oil Corp… 67
11.6.3 Calvalley Petroleum Inc… 67
12 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Liberia… 68
12.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 68
12.2 Details of Major Basins… 68
12.2.1 Liberian… 68
12.2.2 Harper… 68
12.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results to Date… 69
12.4 Exploration Blocks… 69
12.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 70
12.6 Key Exploration Companies… 70
12.6.1 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation… 70
12.6.2 Chevron Corporation… 70
13 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Chad… 71
13.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 71
13.2 Doba, Chad Onshore and Bongor are the Major Basins in Chad… 71
13.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results to Date… 71
13.4 Chad has Six Active and 23 Planned Exploration Blocks… 71
13.4.1 Permit H… 72
13.4.2 BDS 2008, Chari Ouest III and Manga… 73
13.5 Bongor Basin has Witnessed Two Oil and Gas Discoveries in Chad… 73
13.5.1 Benoy-1… 73
13.6 Sedigui is the Planned Production Field in Chad… 74
13.7 Key Exploration Companies… 74
13.7.1 Overseas Petroleum and Investment Corporation… 74
13.7.2 ERHC Energy Inc… 74
13.7.3 China National Petroleum Corporation… 74
14 Tullow Oil, Eni and Total are Among the Key Companies Engaged in Emerging
Exploration Markets in Africa… 75
14.1 Tullow Oil Plc Leads in terms of Participation in Number of
Exploration Blocks… 76
14.2 ENI S.p.A has a Strong Presence in the Emerging Exploration Markets in
Africa… 77
14.3 Total S.A Leads in terms of Production and Discoveries in Emerging
Exploration Markets in Africa… 77
14.4 Ophir Energy Plc has Significant Exploration Activities in Emerging
African Markets… 78
14.5 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has Made Eight Discoveries in 
Mozambique… 78

List of Tables

1.1 List of Tables
Table 1: Oil and Gas Exploration Industry, Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa,
Number of Active and Planned Exploration Blocks by Countries, 2012… 11
Table 2: Oil and Gas Exploration Industry, Emerging Exploration markets in Africa,
Number of Discoveries by Country, 2007–2012… 12
Table 3: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Comparison of Key Fiscal Terms of
Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa, 2012… 13
Table 4: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Major Exploration Blocks,
2012… 18
Table 5: Uganda, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 19
Table 6: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Oil and Gas Discoveries,
2006–2012 (July)… 20
Table 7: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Oil and Gas Production Fields,
2012… 21
Table 8: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Exploration and Appraisal Blocks
by Tullow Oil Plc, 2012… 22
Table 9: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Tanzania, Major Exploration Blocks,
2012… 26
Table 10: Tanzania, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 28
Table 11: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Tanzania, Recent Discoveries,
2010–2012… 29
Table 12: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Tanzania, Oil and Gas Production
Fields, 2012… 30
Table 13: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Mozambique, Major Exploration Blocks,
2012… 34
Table 14: Mozambique, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 35
Table 15: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Mozambique, Discoveries, 
2010–2012… 36
Table 16: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, United Mozambique, Oil and Gas
Production Fields, 2012… 38
Table 17: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Kenya, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 42
Table 18: Kenya, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 44
Table 19: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Kenya, Discoveries, 2012… 44
Table 20: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Cameroon, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 47
Table 21: Cameroon, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 49
Table 22: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Cameroon, Major Discoveries, 2012… 49
Table 23: Oil and Gas Exploration Market in Africa, Republic of Congo, Major
Exploration Blocks, 2012… 52
Table 24: Republic of Congo, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 54
Table 25: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Republic of the Congo, Recent Discoveries,
2007–2012… 54
Table 26: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Republic of Congo, Planned Oil and Gas
Production Fields, 2012… 55
Table 27: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Namibia, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 59
Table 28: Namibia, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 60
Table 29: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Ethiopia, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 65
Table 30: Ethiopia, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 66
Table 31: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Liberia, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 69
Table 32: Liberia , Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 70
Table 33: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Chad, Major Exploration Blocks, 2012… 71
Table 34: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Chad, Recent Discoveries, 2012… 73
Table 35: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Chad, Planned Oil and Gas Production
Fields, 2012… 74


List of Figures


1.2 List of Figures
Figure 1: Oil and Gas Exploration Industry, Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa,
Number of Active and Planned Exploration Blocks by Country, 2012… 11
Figure 2: Oil and Gas Exploration Industry, Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa,
Number of Discoveries by Country, 2007–2012… 12
Figure 3: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Major Sedimentary and Exploration
Basins, 2012… 15
Figure 4: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Tanzania, Major Exploration Basins, 
2012… 24
Figure 5: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Kenya, Major Exploration Basins, 
2012… 40
Figure 6: Oil and Gas Exploration Market in Africa, Cameroon, Major Exploration Basins,
2012… 46
Figure 7: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Namibia, Major Exploration Basin, 2012… 58
Figure 8: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Ethiopia, Major Exploration Basins, 
2012… 63
Figure 9: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Liberia, Major Exploration Basins, 2012… 68
Figure 10: Emerging Exploration Markets, Africa, Competitive Positioning of Key
Companies, 2012… 75
Figure 11: Emerging Exploration Markets, Africa, Number of Exploration Blocks by Top
Five Companies, 2012… 76
Figure 12: Emerging Exploration Markets, Africa, Oil and Gas Discoveries by Top
Five Companies (as Operator), 2000–2012… 77


Summary


“Emerging Oil & Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, 2012 - Industry Analysis,
Latest Developments and Competitive Landscape”, is the latest report from this,
the industry analysis specialist, which analyzes oil and gas exploration in
emerging African markets. The report gives information on oil and gas exploration
activities in 10 emerging markets in the region. The report covers key sedimentary
basins in each region. It also provides information about major exploration blocks
in each basin. Information about key regulatory and fiscal regimes for each country
is also provided in the report. The report also focuses on major exploration companies
in each country. The report is built using the data and information sourced from
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This report provides detailed analysis of the oil and gas exploration industry in emerging
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- Key sedimentary basins and exploration blocks in each country
- Key information on the fiscal and regulatory regimes in hydrocarbon exploration
for each country
- Key drivers and challenges in the oil and gas exploration sector in emerging
African markets.
- Planned oil and gas production fields in emerging African markets.
- The competitive landscape of the petroleum exploration sector in emerging African
markets, containing a comparison of key companies and countries.


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Emerging Oil & Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, 
2012 - Industry Analysis, Latest Developments and 
Competitive Landscape


Published Date : 8-Oct-2012
No. of pages : 82

Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents
1 Table of Contents… 3
1.1 List of Tables… 7
1.2 List of Figures… 7
2 Introduction… 8
2.1 Overview… 8
2.2 This Report Guidance… 8
3 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa… 10
3.1 Overview of Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa… 10
3.2 Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, Cameroon and Chad are among the 
Leading Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa… 11
3.3 Uganda and Mozambique have Witnessed Largest Number of Discoveries
during 2007–2012… 12
3.4 Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa Offer Competitive Fiscal Terms… 13
3.5 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Key Drivers and
Challenges… 14
3.5.1 Increasing Oil and Gas Demand Globally Leading to Exploration
Activities in Africa… 14
3.5.2 Increasing Hydrocarbon Discoveries in Africa are Prompting
Exploration Activities in the Region… 14
3.5.3 Political and Economic Uncertainties in the Region Threaten
E&P Activities… 14
4 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Uganda… 15
4.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 15
4.2 Details of Major Basins… 15
4.2.1 Lake Albert… 16
4.2.2 Lake Edward-George… 16
4.2.3 Pakwach… 16
4.2.4 Rhino Camp… 17
4.2.5 Semliki… 17
4.3 Details of Upcoming Licensing Rounds… 17
4.4 Exploration Blocks… 18
4.4.1 Exploration Area 1… 18
4.4.2 Exploration Area 3A… 18
4.4.3 Exploration Area 2… 19
4.4.4 Exploration Area 4B… 19
4.4.5 Exploration Area 5… 19
4.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 19
4.5.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 19
4.6 Details of Recent Discoveries… 20
4.6.1 Jobi-East-1… 21
4.6.2 Mpyo-1… 21
4.6.3 Nsoga-5… 21
4.7 Major Planned Oil and Gas Production Fields… 21
4.8 Exploration Companies in Uganda… 22
4.8.1 Tullow Oil Plc… 22
4.8.2 Neptune Petroleum (Uganda) Limited… 23
5 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, United Republic of
Tanzania… 24
5.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 24
5.2 Details of Major Basins… 24
5.2.1 Coastal Basin… 25
5.2.2 Mafia Deep Offshore… 25
5.2.3 Ruvuma… 25
5.2.4 Mandawa Basin… 25
5.2.5 Selous Basin… 25
5.2.6 Ruvu Basin… 25
5.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results Held to Date… 26
5.4 Exploration Blocks… 26
5.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 28
5.5.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 28
5.6 Details of Recent Discoveries… 29
5.6.1 Lavani… 29
5.6.2 Mzia-1… 29
5.6.3 Jodari-1… 30
5.6.4 Zafarani-1… 30
5.6.5 Ntorya-1… 30
5.7 Major Planned Production Fields… 30
5.8 Key Exploration Companies… 31
5.8.1 Heritage Oil Plc… 31
5.8.2 Ophir Energy Plc Limited… 31
6 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, United Mozambique… 32
6.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 32
6.2 Details of Major Basins… 32
6.2.1 Rovuma… 32
6.2.2 Mozambique Basin… 33
6.2.3 Maniamba… 33
6.2.4 Middle Zambezi Graben… 33
6.2.5 Lower Zambezi Graben… 33
6.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results to Date… 33
6.4 Exploration Blocks… 34
6.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 35
6.5.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 35
6.6 Details of Recent Discoveries… 36
6.6.1 Atum… 37
6.6.2 Coral 1… 37
6.6.3 Golfinho… 37
6.6.4 Mamba North East 1… 37
6.6.5 Mamba North 1… 37
6.7 Major Planned Production Fields… 38
6.7.1 Buzi… 38
6.7.2 Inhassoro… 38
6.8 Key Exploration Companies… 38
6.8.1 Sasol Petroleum International Pty, Ltd… 38
6.8.2 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation… 39
7 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Kenya… 40
7.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 40
7.2 Details of Major Basins… 40
7.2.1 Anza Basin… 41
7.2.2 Mandera Basin… 41
7.2.3 Tertiary Rift Basin… 41
7.2.4 Lamu Basin… 41
7.3 Kenya’s Lamu Basin has the Largest Number of Exploration Blocks… 42
7.4 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 44
7.4.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 44
7.5 In 2012, Ngamia-1 Discovery was Made in Kenya… 44
7.6 Key Exploration Companies… 45
7.6.1 Tullow Oil Plc is among the Major E&P Companies in Kenya… 45
7.6.2 Apache Corporation is Drilling in L8 Block… 45
7.6.3 Pancontinental Oil and Gas has a Stake in Four Blocks in Kenya… 45
8 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Cameroon… 46
8.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 46
8.2 Details of Major Basins… 46
8.2.1 DoualaKribi Campo Basin… 47
8.2.2 Doula-Rio del Rey… 47
8.3 Cameroon has 15 Active Exploration Blocks… 47
8.3.1 Elombo Permit… 48
8.3.2 Bomono (Block OLHP-1, OLHP-2)… 48
8.3.3 Ntem… 48
8.3.4 N'Dian River… 48
8.4 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 48
8.4.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 48
8.5 Sapele -1 and Sapele-3 are Recent Key Discoveries in Cameroon… 49
8.5.1 Sapele-3… 50
8.5.2 Sapele-1… 50
8.6 Dissoni North is the Planned Field in Cameroon Offshore… 50
8.7 Key Exploration Companies… 50
8.7.1 BowLeven plc plans to Drill Exploration Wells in Etinde Permit and Bomono
Permit… 50
8.7.2 Addax Petroleum Cameroon Limited is among the Largest Producers of Oil and
Gas in Cameroon… 51
8.7.3 Kosmos Energy Ltd… 51
9 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Republic of Congo… 52
9.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 52
9.2 Lower Congo is the Major Basin in the Republic of the Congo… 52
9.3 Republic of the Congo’s Lower Congo Basin has 12 Active Exploration 
Blocks… 52
9.3.1 Mer Profonde Sud… 53
9.3.2 Mer Profonde Nord… 53
9.3.3 La Noumbi… 53
9.4 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 54
9.4.1 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 54
9.5 Details of Recent Discoveries… 54
9.5.1 Makouala Marine-1… 55
9.5.2 Bilondo Marine 2 and Bilondo Marine 3… 55
9.6 Four Production Fields are Planned in the Lower Congo Basin of the
Republic of the Congo… 55
9.7 Key Exploration Companies… 56
9.7.1 Murphy Oil Corporation… 56
9.7.2 Total S.A… 56
10 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Namibia… 58
10.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 58
10.2 Details of Major Basins… 58
10.2.1 Namibe Basin… 59
10.2.2 Walvis Basin… 59
10.2.3 Orange Basin… 59
10.2.4 Luderitz Basin… 59
10.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results Held to Date… 59
10.4 Exploration Blocks… 59
10.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 60
10.6 Key Exploration Companies… 61
10.6.1 HRT Participações em Petróleo S.A. is Among the Largest Acreage Holders
in West Africa… 61
10.6.2 Chariot Oil and Gas has Four Licenses Covering Eight Exploration Blocks
in Namibia… 61
10.6.3 Eco Oil and Gas Ltd. has Three Offshore and Two Onshore Exploration
Licenses in Namibia… 62
11 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Ethiopia… 63
11.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 63
11.2 Majority of Exploration Activities in Ethiopia are Concentrated in the
Ogaden Basin… 63
11.2.1 Ogaden Basin… 64
11.2.2 Abay Basin… 64
11.2.3 Makele Basin… 64
11.2.4 Gambela Basin… 64
11.2.5 Southern Rift Basin… 64
11.3 Ogaden Basin has 21 of Ethiopia’s 33 Active Exploration Blocks… 65
11.3.1 South Omo Block… 65
11.3.2 Adigala… 65
11.4 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 66
11.5 Calub and Hilala Gas Deposits are Major Gas Discoveries in Ethiopia… 66
11.6 Key Exploration Companies… 66
11.6.1 SouthWest Energy… 66
11.6.2 Africa Oil Corp… 67
11.6.3 Calvalley Petroleum Inc… 67
12 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Liberia… 68
12.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 68
12.2 Details of Major Basins… 68
12.2.1 Liberian… 68
12.2.2 Harper… 68
12.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results to Date… 69
12.4 Exploration Blocks… 69
12.5 Fiscal and Regulatory Regime… 70
12.6 Key Exploration Companies… 70
12.6.1 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation… 70
12.6.2 Chevron Corporation… 70
13 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, Chad… 71
13.1 Overview of Oil and Gas Exploration Activities… 71
13.2 Doba, Chad Onshore and Bongor are the Major Basins in Chad… 71
13.3 Details of Licensing Rounds and their Results to Date… 71
13.4 Chad has Six Active and 23 Planned Exploration Blocks… 71
13.4.1 Permit H… 72
13.4.2 BDS 2008, Chari Ouest III and Manga… 73
13.5 Bongor Basin has Witnessed Two Oil and Gas Discoveries in Chad… 73
13.5.1 Benoy-1… 73
13.6 Sedigui is the Planned Production Field in Chad… 74
13.7 Key Exploration Companies… 74
13.7.1 Overseas Petroleum and Investment Corporation… 74
13.7.2 ERHC Energy Inc… 74
13.7.3 China National Petroleum Corporation… 74
14 Tullow Oil, Eni and Total are Among the Key Companies Engaged in Emerging
Exploration Markets in Africa… 75
14.1 Tullow Oil Plc Leads in terms of Participation in Number of
Exploration Blocks… 76
14.2 ENI S.p.A has a Strong Presence in the Emerging Exploration Markets in
Africa… 77
14.3 Total S.A Leads in terms of Production and Discoveries in Emerging
Exploration Markets in Africa… 77
14.4 Ophir Energy Plc has Significant Exploration Activities in Emerging
African Markets… 78
14.5 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has Made Eight Discoveries in 
Mozambique… 78

List of Tables

1.1 List of Tables
Table 1: Oil and Gas Exploration Industry, Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa,
Number of Active and Planned Exploration Blocks by Countries, 2012… 11
Table 2: Oil and Gas Exploration Industry, Emerging Exploration markets in Africa,
Number of Discoveries by Country, 2007–2012… 12
Table 3: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Comparison of Key Fiscal Terms of
Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa, 2012… 13
Table 4: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Major Exploration Blocks,
2012… 18
Table 5: Uganda, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 19
Table 6: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Oil and Gas Discoveries,
2006–2012 (July)… 20
Table 7: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Oil and Gas Production Fields,
2012… 21
Table 8: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Exploration and Appraisal Blocks
by Tullow Oil Plc, 2012… 22
Table 9: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Tanzania, Major Exploration Blocks,
2012… 26
Table 10: Tanzania, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 28
Table 11: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Tanzania, Recent Discoveries,
2010–2012… 29
Table 12: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Tanzania, Oil and Gas Production
Fields, 2012… 30
Table 13: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Mozambique, Major Exploration Blocks,
2012… 34
Table 14: Mozambique, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 35
Table 15: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Mozambique, Discoveries, 
2010–2012… 36
Table 16: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, United Mozambique, Oil and Gas
Production Fields, 2012… 38
Table 17: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Kenya, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 42
Table 18: Kenya, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 44
Table 19: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Kenya, Discoveries, 2012… 44
Table 20: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Cameroon, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 47
Table 21: Cameroon, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 49
Table 22: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Cameroon, Major Discoveries, 2012… 49
Table 23: Oil and Gas Exploration Market in Africa, Republic of Congo, Major
Exploration Blocks, 2012… 52
Table 24: Republic of Congo, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 54
Table 25: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Republic of the Congo, Recent Discoveries,
2007–2012… 54
Table 26: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Republic of Congo, Planned Oil and Gas
Production Fields, 2012… 55
Table 27: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Namibia, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 59
Table 28: Namibia, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 60
Table 29: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Ethiopia, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 65
Table 30: Ethiopia, Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 66
Table 31: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Liberia, Major Exploration Blocks, 
2012… 69
Table 32: Liberia , Key Fiscal Parameters, 2012… 70
Table 33: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Chad, Major Exploration Blocks, 2012… 71
Table 34: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Chad, Recent Discoveries, 2012… 73
Table 35: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Chad, Planned Oil and Gas Production
Fields, 2012… 74


List of Figures


1.2 List of Figures
Figure 1: Oil and Gas Exploration Industry, Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa,
Number of Active and Planned Exploration Blocks by Country, 2012… 11
Figure 2: Oil and Gas Exploration Industry, Emerging Exploration Markets in Africa,
Number of Discoveries by Country, 2007–2012… 12
Figure 3: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Uganda, Major Sedimentary and Exploration
Basins, 2012… 15
Figure 4: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Tanzania, Major Exploration Basins, 
2012… 24
Figure 5: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Kenya, Major Exploration Basins, 
2012… 40
Figure 6: Oil and Gas Exploration Market in Africa, Cameroon, Major Exploration Basins,
2012… 46
Figure 7: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Namibia, Major Exploration Basin, 2012… 58
Figure 8: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Ethiopia, Major Exploration Basins, 
2012… 63
Figure 9: Oil and Gas Exploration Market, Liberia, Major Exploration Basins, 2012… 68
Figure 10: Emerging Exploration Markets, Africa, Competitive Positioning of Key
Companies, 2012… 75
Figure 11: Emerging Exploration Markets, Africa, Number of Exploration Blocks by Top
Five Companies, 2012… 76
Figure 12: Emerging Exploration Markets, Africa, Oil and Gas Discoveries by Top
Five Companies (as Operator), 2000–2012… 77


Summary


“Emerging Oil & Gas Exploration Markets in Africa, 2012 - Industry Analysis,
Latest Developments and Competitive Landscape”, is the latest report from this,
the industry analysis specialist, which analyzes oil and gas exploration in
emerging African markets. The report gives information on oil and gas exploration
activities in 10 emerging markets in the region. The report covers key sedimentary
basins in each region. It also provides information about major exploration blocks
in each basin. Information about key regulatory and fiscal regimes for each country
is also provided in the report. The report also focuses on major exploration companies
in each country. The report is built using the data and information sourced from
proprietary databases, primary and secondary research and in-house analysis by
this team of industry experts.

Scope

This report provides detailed analysis of the oil and gas exploration industry in emerging
African markets, key companies and the key trends and issues in the sector.
The report primarily focuses on -
- 10 emerging oil and gas exploration markets in Africa
- Key sedimentary basins and exploration blocks in each country
- Key information on the fiscal and regulatory regimes in hydrocarbon exploration
for each country
- Key drivers and challenges in the oil and gas exploration sector in emerging
African markets.
- Planned oil and gas production fields in emerging African markets.
- The competitive landscape of the petroleum exploration sector in emerging African
markets, containing a comparison of key companies and countries.


Reasons to buy


The report will enhance your decision-making capabilities. The report will help you to -
- Understand the expected change in the dynamics of the African E&P industry by
understanding the upcoming markets.
- Develop business strategies with the help of specific insights about
emerging E&P markets.
- Identify opportunities and challenges in the African E&P industry.
- Understand the market positioning of the major E&P countries and companies.
- Increase future revenue and profitability with the help of insights on the
future opportunities and critical success factors in the African E&P market.


Price

Single User Price : $3,995
Site License Price : $7,990
Enterprisewide Price (Global Site License) : $11,985


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