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Ethiopia upstream summary

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09 November 2021

Ethiopia upstream summary

Report summary

Ethiopia is a landlocked, frontier oil and gas province. The country's basins form part of the East African Rift system, which has proved prolific in Kenya's North Central Gregory Rift Basin, South Sudan's Muglad-Sudd Rift and Melut Rift Basins and Uganda's Albert Rift Basin. The Somali - Ogaden - Mandera Lugh Basin is the largest basin in Ethiopia.Only four gas discoveries totalling 5 tcf have been made in Ethiopia to date. The Calub and Hilala fields were discovered in the ...

Table of contents

  • Executive summary
  • Key facts
  • Location maps
  • Key companies
    • Introduction
    • Somali - Ogaden - Mandera Lugh Basin
    • Melut Rift Basin
    • Atbara Rift Basin
    • North - Central Gregory Rift Basin
    • Lamu Embayment Basin
    • Red Sea Basin
    • Southern Gulf of Aden Basin
    • Licensing
    • Recent licensing activity
    • Historic licensing activity
    • Drilling
      • Drilling activity
      • Recent drilling activity
      • Historic drilling activity
  • Reserves and resources
    • Gas
    • Introduction
    • Key legislation
    • Regulatory body
    • State oil company
    • State participation
    • Licensing
    • Current fiscal terms
    • Overview
    • Upstream
    • Mid/Downstream
      • Pipelines
      • Gas utilisation
    • Current fiscal terms
      • Production sharing contracts
      • Bonuses, rentals and fees
      • Royalty and other production taxes
      • Domestic market obligation (DMO)
      • Product pricing
      • PSC cost recovery
      • PSC profit sharing
      • Corporate (or petroleum) income tax
      • Additional profits taxes
      • Fiscal/contractual consolidation
      • Dividend withholding tax
      • Other taxes

Tables and charts

This report includes 13 images and tables including:

  • Key facts: Table 1
  • Location maps: Image 1
  • Net Acreage 2023
  • Reserves and resources: Table 1
  • Ethiopia Basin Map
  • Exploration: Table 1
  • Ethiopia Licence Map
  • Exploration Drilling
  • Fiscal terms: Table 1
  • Fiscal terms: Table 2
  • Fiscal terms: Table 3
  • Fiscal terms: Table 4
  • Fiscal terms: Table 5

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