Oil and Gas Fields: Mansuriyah

ScreenHunter_1471 Feb. 12 18.34Name: Mansuriyah, also known as Mansouriya, Mansuria

Controlled by: Ministry of Oil (Baghdad).

Location: Diyala province, 50 kilometres north-east of Baquba city

Size: 20 kilometers long and 3 to 4 kilometers wide. Estimated reserves of 4.5 trillion standard cubic feet, making it Iraq's second largest gas field, after Akkas.

Developed by: Sinopec (China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation) (49%), Middle Oil Company (51%).

(Originally granted in Iraq's third licensing round (2010) to TPAO (37.5%), Oil Exploration Company (25%), Kuwait Energy (KEC) (22.5%), Kogas (15%), the contract was reported to have been cancelled in 2020.)

Contract granted: 20th April 2021.

Remuneration: Unknown. (Previously $7 per barrel of oil equivalent (boe) in the 2010 contract)

Plateau production target: 320 million standard cubic feet (Mmscf) per day. (Previously 320 million standard cubic feet (Mmscf) per day in the 2010 contract)

For latest news on the project please click here.

A full list of oil and gas fields controlled by the Ministry of Oil in Baghdad can be found here.