PAKISTANI E&P COMPANIES
Dewan Petroleum (Pvt.) Limited (DPL) is a Pakistani exploration and production company operating in six exploration licenses and is developing and producing gas and associated condensate from its Salsabil gas field in Pakistan.
Pakistan Petroleum Ltd. (PPL):
The pioneer of the natural gas industry in the country, Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) has been a frontline player in the energy sector since the mid-1950s. As a major supplier of natural gas, PPL today contributes over 20 percent of the country’s total natural gas supplies besides producing crude oil, Natural Gas Liquid and Liquefied Petroleum Gas.
Oil & Gas Development Co. Ltd. (OGDCL):
OGDCL is the national oil & gas company of Pakistan established in 1961 by the Government of Pakistan and the flagship of the country’s E&P sector. The Company is the local market leader in terms of reserves, production and acreage, and is listed on Pakistan stock exchange and also on the London Stock Exchange since December 2006.
Mari Petroleum Co. Ltd. (MPCL):
Mari Petroleum Company Limited is one of Pakistan’s largest petroleum exploration and production companies, operating the country’s second largest gas reservoir at Mari Field, District Ghotki, Sindh. MPCL is primarily engaged in exploration, development and production of hydrocarbon products (natural gas, crude oil, condensate, and liquefied petroleum gas).
Pakistan Oilfields Ltd. (POL):
Pakistan Oilfields Limited (POL) is a leading oil and gas exploration and production company of Pakistan listed on all the three stock exchanges of Pakistan located in Rawalpindi, Punjab Province, Pakistan. In addition to exploration and production of oil and gas, POL also manufactures LPG, Solvent Oil and Sulphur.
Pakistan Exploration Ltd. (PEL):
PEL is a subsidiary of the Shahzad International Group of Companies. The main sector of the Group’s Business is the exploration and production of oil and gas under PEL. It is also engaged in several other business pursuits such as: Power Generation, Mineral Development etc.
Ocean Pakistan Ltd. (OPL):
OPL is the successor to Ocean Petroleum by means of amalgamation/merger with its wholly owned subsidiary namely OPL, which began oil/gas exploration in Pakistan in 1979. Within 5 years of commencing E&P activities, OPL made Pakistan's largest oil discovery.