Oil and Gas Fields: Maysan Oil Fields

ScreenHunter_1722 May. 09 16.51Name: Maysan Oil Fields, also known as Missan Oil Fields.

Controlled by: Ministry of Oil (Baghdad).

Location: A complex of fields located around 175 kilometres (km) north of Basra city, close to the border with Iran, including the Abu Ghirab, Jabal Fauqi (Fakka) and Buzurgan oil fields.

Reserves:  2.5 billion barrels of oil

Developed by: China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) (63.75%), Türkiye Petrolleri Anonim Ortaklığı (TPAO) (11.25%), Iraq Drilling Company

Contract granted: May 2010

Remuneration: $2.30 per barrel of oil

Production started: 1976.

Plateau production target:  450,000 bpd.

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