ONGC Videsh Ltd (OVL) has won three offshore exploration blocks in Myanmar.
The contracts will be signed between OVL and Myanmar Oil and Gas Enterprise, a Government of Myanmar enterprise. The company succeeded in acquiring 100 per cent participating interests in these three deepwater blocks AD-2, AD-3 and AD-9 in Myanmar offshore
Currently, the total oil and gas production
of Myanmar is about 10,000 barrel oil
per day (bpd) and 820 million standard cubic feet per day (MMSCFD), respectively.
The total oil and gas reserves are estimated at 50 million barrel and 10 trillion cubic feet respectively. Myanmar Oil and Gas Enterprise produces about 10,000 bpd and 120 MMSCFD gas from onshore oil and gas fields. [Source: The Hindu Businessline]