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French Guiana upstream summary


French Guiana upstream summary

Report summary

French Guiana is a small overseas department of France. Although its autonomy has increased, the French government retains control of many of its laws, including those pertaining to the hydrocarbon sector. The country is located on the northeast coast of South America, sharing borders with Brazil and Suriname. Its hydrocarbon potential is primarily offshore in the Guyana basin. Part of South America's Transform Margin, the basin has long been considered geologically analogous to ...

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Description

Volatility in oil markets has led players in the upstream oil and gas industry to focus on reducing capital spend and operating costs. At the same time, governments need to review fiscal terms to maintain attractiveness and investment.

This country report gives an overview of the key upstream issues for this country. If you’re interested in identifying and assessing upstream investment and expansion opportunities, this upstream summary is your definitive commercial guide.

Potential investors, governments and companies in the oil and gas sector can use it to gain a better understanding of the critical issues for development opportunities in this country.

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  • Executive summary
  • Key facts
  • Location maps
  • Key companies
  • Geology
    • Introduction
    • Guyana basin
      • Tectonic evolution
  • Exploration
    • Licensing
      • Guyane Maritime licence
    • Drilling
      • Drilling activity
  • Reserves and resources
  • Production
    • Oil/liquids
    • Gas
  • Infrastructure
    • Introduction
  • Policy and regulation
    • Key legislation
    • Regulatory body
    • State oil company
    • State participation
    • International boundaries
    • Licensing
      • Exploration licences
      • Production licences
  • Fiscal terms
    • Overview
    • Current fiscal terms
      • Concessions (royalty/tax)
      • Bonuses, rental and fees
      • Royalty and other production taxes
    • Sample cash flow
      • Methodology
    • Marginal government take

In this report there are 11 tables or charts, including:

  • Executive summary
  • Key facts
    • Key facts: Table 1
  • Location maps
    • Country Map
  • Key companies
    • Net Acreage 2016
    • Remaining Commercial and Technical Reserves at 01/01/2016
  • Geology
    • Map of Basins
    • Geology: Image 2
  • Exploration
    • Block Map
  • Reserves and resources
  • Production
  • Infrastructure
  • Policy and regulation
  • Fiscal terms
    • Fiscal terms: Table 1
    • Fiscal terms: Table 2
    • Fiscal terms: Table 3
    • GEM models
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