Listing of Firms Qualified for 4th Oil Licensing Round

Iraq’s oil ministry has issued a list of the 41 companies qualified to participate in its fourth energy bidding round in January:

ATPECO  – Japan

Bashneft – Russia

BP – UK

Chevron Corp – United States

CNOOC – China

CNPC – China

Edison – Italy

Egyptian General Petroleum Corp – Egypt

Eni Iraq – Italy

ExxonMobil – United States

Gazprom – Russia

Hess Corporation – United States

INA-Industrja Nafte – Croatia

Inpex Corp – Japan

ITOCHU Corp – Japan

Japex – Japan

JOGMEC – Japan

JX Nippon Oil and Gas – Japan

Kogas – South Korea

Kuwait Energy – Kuwait

Lukoil – Russia

Mitsubishi Corp – Japan

Mitsui Oil – Japan

Mubadala Oil – United Arab Emirates

Occidental Petroleum – United States

OJSC Oil Company Rosneft – Russia

OJSC TNK-BP Holding – Russia

ONGC Videsh Ltd – India

Pakistan Petroleum – Pakistan

Petro Vietnam – Vietnam

PetroChina – China

Petronas – Malaysia

Premier Oil – UK

PT Pertamina – Indonesia

PTTEP International Holding – Thailand

Royal Dutch Shell – UK/Netherlands

Sonangol – Angola

Statoil – Norway

Sumitomo Corp – Japan

Total – France

TPAO – Turkey

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