Upstream M&A in Egypt has been a big theme in 2019. Deal activity has continued through the year, with more assets put up for sale in H2 and deals agreed earlier in the year now closing. In this episode I’m joined by research analysts Toushar Chakrabarty and Juma Mlawa to discuss the latest developments, including Shell’s plans to sell its Egypt onshore portfolio.
Welcome to the Global upstream M&A in brief, where we bring you opinion and analysis on M&A-related news. The report provides rolling coverage of notable upstream transactions and potential A&D activity. Periodic market summaries will be supported in this document by an enhanced version of the excel download that was previously found in the Monthly Market Update. You can bookmark this report for regular updates.
The MENA upstream in brief provides Wood Mackenzie's expert opinion and analysis of the key events impacting the upstream industry in the Middle East and North Africa. We draw upon our upstream database and data tools to help deepen our clients' understanding of the region. The report primarily focuses on exploration and appraisal drilling, project developments, production, licensing, fiscal and regulatory changes, geopolitics, and corporate and M&A activity.