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Gas Market Outlook in Angola, 2010

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GlobalData

Published Date : Sep 2010

Category :

Natural Gas

No. of Pages : 100 Pages


This profile is the essential source for top-level energy industry data and information. The report provides an overview of each of the key sub-segments of the energy industry in Angola. It details the market structure, regulatory environment, infrastructure and provides historical and forecasted statistics relating to the supply/demand balance for each of the key sub-segments. It also provides information relating to the natural gas assets (gas fields, pipelines, LNG terminals and underground gas storage facilities) in Angola. The report compares the investment environment in Angola with other countries in the region. The profiles of the major companies operating in the natural gas sector in Angola together with the latest news and deals are also included in the report.

Scope

  • Historic and forecast data relating to production, consumption, imports, exports and reserves are provided for each industry sub-segment for the period 1996-2020.
  • Historical and forecast data and information for all the major gas fields, (Liquified Natural Gas) LNG Terminals, pipelines and underground gas storage facilities in Angola for the period 2000-2013.
  • Operator and equity details for major natural gas assets in Angola.
  • Key information relating to market regulations, key energy assets and the key companies operating in the Angolas energy industry.
  • Information on the top companies in the Angola including business description, strategic analysis, and financial information.
  • Product and brand updates, strategy changes, R&D projects, corporate expansions and contractions and regulatory changes.
  • Key mergers and acquisitions, partnerships, private equity and venture capital investments, and IPOs.

Reasons to buy

  • Gain a strong understanding of the countrys energy market. 
  • Facilitate market analysis and forecasting of future industry trends.
  • Facilitate decision making on the basis of strong historic and forecast production, reserves and capacity data. 
  • Assess your competitors major natural gas assets and their performance.
  • Analyze the latest news and financial deals in the gas sector of each country.
  • Develop strategies based on the latest operational, financial, and regulatory events. 
  • Do deals with an understanding of how competitors are financed, and the mergers and partnerships that have shaped the market.
  • Identify and analyze the strengths and weaknesses of the leading companies in the country.
Table Of Contents

1 Table Of Contents 2
1.1 List of Tables 7
1.2 List of Figures 9

2 Angola Energy Sector 10
2.1 Angola Energy Sector, Market Overview 10
2.2 Angola Energy Sector, Natural Gas 11
2.2.1 Angola Natural Gas, Overview 11
2.2.2 Angola Natural Gas, Supply and Demand Balance 11
2.2.3 Angola Natural Gas Regulatory Structure 17
2.2.4 Angola Natural Gas, Infrastructure 17

3 Angola Gas Upstream Investment Environment Benchmarking 18
3.1 Introduction 18
3.2 The Overall Ranking 18
3.3 Upstream Fiscal Attractiveness 18
3.3.1 Maximum Government Take Index 19
3.3.2 Fiscal Flexibility 20
3.3.3 Maximum State Participation 20
3.3.4 Maximum Domestic Market Obligation 20
3.4 Gas Sector Performance 20
3.4.1 Exploration Activity 22
3.4.2 Gas Production 23
3.4.3 Gas Reserves 23
3.4.4 Gas Consumption 23
3.5 Economic Performance 24
3.5.1 GDP Growth Index 25
3.5.2 FDI Confidence Index 25
3.5.3 Balance of Trade Index 25
3.6 Socio-Political Performance 26
3.6.1 Democracy Index 27
3.6.2 Governance Index 27

4 Angola Exploration and Production Sector 28
4.1 Angola Exploration and Production Sector, Country Snapshot 28
4.1.1 Angola Exploration and Production Sector, Key Data 28
4.1.2 Angola Exploration and Production Sector, Natural Gas Assets Map 28
4.2 Angola Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas Production 29
4.2.1 Angola Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas-Historical Production 29
4.2.2 Angola Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas Production by Assets 29
4.2.3 Angola Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Equity Weighted Natural Gas Production by Company 30
4.2.4 Angola Exploration and Production Sector, Market Share based on Marketed Equity Weighted Natural Gas Production 31
4.3 Angola Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas Forecasts 32
4.3.1 Angola Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas Forecasted Production 32
4.4 Angola Exploration And Production Sector, Natural Gas Asset Details 32
4.4.1 Angola Exploration And Production Sector, Active Natural Gas Asset Details 32
4.4.2 Angola Exploration and Production Sector, Planned Natural Gas Asset Details 32
4.5 Angola Exploration And Production Sector, Major Gas Discoveries 33
4.5.1 Angola Exploration And Production Sector, Number of Gas Discoveries, 2004- 2009 33
4.5.2 Angola Exploration And Production Sector, Gas Discovery Details 33
4.6 Angola Exploration And Production Sector, Recent Discoveries 34
4.6.1 Jul 12, 2010: Petrobras Announces New Oil Discovery In Angola 34
4.6.2 Apr 07, 2010: Eni, Sonangol Make Two New Oil Discoveries In Block 15/06, Offshore Angola 34
4.6.3 Apr 01, 2010: Total Announces Oil Discovery On Deep Offshore Block 17/06 In Angola 35
4.6.4 Feb 18, 2010: Petrobras Announces Two New Oil Discoveries At Block 15/06 In Angola 35
4.6.5 Feb 08, 2010: Roc Oil Encounters Hydrocarbons At Castanha-1 Exploration Well In Cabinda Onshore South Block, Angola 36
4.7 Angola Exploration And Production Sector, Drilling and Production Updates 36
4.7.1 Jul 30, 2010: Lacula Oil Spuds Castanha-2 Appraisal Well At Cabinda Onshore South Block In Angola 36
4.7.2 Jul 22, 2010: Total To Produce 200 Bopd From Pazflor Oil Project In Angola 36
4.7.3 Feb 18, 2010: Roc Oil Updates On Castanha-1 Exploration Well In Cabinda Onshore South Block, Angola 37
4.7.4 Jan 06, 2010: Chevron To Ramp Up Oil Production By 8.4% In Angola 37

5 Angola FPSO Industry 38
5.1 Angola FPSO Industry, FPSO Capacity Details by Vessel 38
5.2 Angola FPSO Industry, FPSO Vessel Specifications 38

6 Angola Pipeline Sector 39
6.1 Angola Pipeline Sector, Key Data 39
6.2 Angola Pipeline Sector, An Overview 39
6.3 Angola Pipeline Sector, Comparision of Key Natural Gas Pipeline Companies 39
6.4 Angola Pipeline Sector, Natural Gas Pipelines 41

7 Angola LNG Gas Sector 42
7.1 Angola LNG Gas Sector, Liquefaction 42
7.1.1 Angola LNG Gas Sector, Liquefaction, Total Liquefaction Capacity 42
7.1.2 Angola LNG Gas Sector, Liquefaction Capacity- Wise (Million Tonnes) Market Share By Company 43
7.1.3 Angola LNG Gas Sector, Asset- Wise Liquefaction Capacity 43

8 Profile of TOTAL S.A. 44
8.1 TOTAL S.A., Key Information 44
8.2 TOTAL S.A., Company Overview 44
8.3 TOTAL S.A., Business Description 44
8.3.1 Business Overview 44
8.3.2 Chemicals 45
8.3.3 Downstream 45
8.3.4 Upstream 47
8.4 TOTAL S.A., SWOT Analysis 48
8.4.1 Overview 48
8.4.2 TOTAL S.A. Strengths 49
8.4.3 TOTAL S.A. Weaknesses 51
8.4.4 TOTAL S.A. Opportunities 51
8.4.5 TOTAL S.A. Threats 53

9 Profile of Exxon Mobil Corporation 54
9.1 Exxon Mobil Corporation, Key Information 54
9.2 Exxon Mobil Corporation, Company Overview 54
9.3 Exxon Mobil Corporation, Business Description 54
9.3.1 Business Overview 54
9.3.2 Chemical 55
9.3.3 Downstream 56
9.3.4 Upstream 58
9.4 Exxon Mobil Corporation, SWOT Analysis 59
9.4.1 Overview 59
9.4.2 Exxon Mobil Corporation Strengths 60
9.4.3 Exxon Mobil Corporation Weaknesses 61
9.4.4 Exxon Mobil Corporation Opportunities 62
9.4.5 Exxon Mobil Corporation Threats 64

10 Profile of Sonangol E.P 66
10.1 Sonangol E.P, Key Information 66
10.2 Sonangol E.P, Company Overview 66
10.3 Sonangol E.P, Business Description 66
10.3.1 Business Overview 66

11 Financial Deals Landscape 68
11.1 Detailed Deal Summary 68
11.1.1 Acquisition 68
11.1.2 Partnerships 70
11.1.3 Asset Transactions 76

12 Recent Developments 87
12.1 License Rounds 87
12.1.1 Sep 03, 2010: Angola To Launch Offshore Oil Bidding Round In 2011 87
12.1.2 Mar 17, 2010: Angola Plans To Re-Open Bidding Rounds For Oil Exploration In 2011 87
12.1.3 Oct 28, 2009: Angola To Launch New Oil Exploration Bids 87
12.2 Strategy and Business Expansion 88
12.2.1 Dec 29, 2009: Pertamina, Sonangol To Conduct Joint Study In Angola 88
12.2.2 Dec 11, 2009: Petrovietnam Signs Cooperation Agreement With Sudapet 88
12.3 Other Significant Developments 88
12.3.1 Aug 11, 2010: Total Launches CLOV Development On Block 17, Angola 88
12.3.2 Jun 22, 2010: Angola To Aid Ghana Develop Its Offshore Jubilee Oilfield 89
12.3.3 Jun 08, 2010: Maersk Oil Completes Chissonga-2 Well At Block 16 In Angola 89
12.3.4 Apr 08, 2010: Angola To Invest $50.6 Billion In Energy Projects 90
12.3.5 Apr 06, 2010: AMEC Appoints Kirk Barwick As Director Of Angola Operations 90
12.3.6 Mar 31, 2010: Cobalt Appoints Michael Drennon Executive Vice President And General Manager, Angola 91
12.3.7 Jan 27, 2010: India, Angola To Sign MoU For Cooperation In Hydrocarbon Sector 91
12.3.8 Jan 20, 2010: SOCO International Provides Operations Update 92
12.3.9 Dec 22, 2009: Angola Not To Hold Oil Concessions Bidding Round For Atleast One Year: Sonangol Says 95
12.4 New Contracts Announcements 95
12.4.1 Aug 17, 2010: Boskalis Wins Capital And Maintenance Dredging Project In Angola 95

13 Appendix 97
13.1 Methodology 97
13.1.1 Coverage 97
13.1.2 Secondary Research 98
13.1.3 Primary Research 98
13.1.4 Midstream Forecasts 98
13.1.5 Expert Panel Validation 99
13.2 Contact Us 99
13.3 About GlobalData 99
13.4 Disclaimer 99

List of Table


Table 1: Angola, Historic and Forecast Production and Consumption of Natural Gas, 1996-2020 12
Table 2: Angola, Historic and Forecast Exports of Natural Gas, 1996-2020 14
Table 3: Angola, Historic Reserves of Natural Gas, 1996-2009 16
Table 4: West Africa, Investment Benchmarking, Overall Country Rankings, July 2010 18
Table 5: West Africa, Investment Benchmarking, Upstream Fiscal Attractiveness, July 2010 19
Table 6: West Africa, Investment Benchmarking, Gas Sector Performance, July 2010 21
Table 7: West Africa, Investment Benchmarking, Economic Performance, July 2010 24
Table 8: West Africa, Country Standings, Economic Performance, July 2010 24
Table 9: West Africa, Investment Benchmarking, Socio-Political Performance, July 2010 26
Table 10: West Africa, Country Standings, Socio-Political Performance, July 2010 26
Table 11: Angola, Natural Gas Key Statistics, 2009 28
Table 12: Angola, Total Marketed Natural Gas Production (MMcf), 2002-2009 29
Table 13: Angola, Marketed Natural Gas Production (MMcf), by Assets, 2002- 2009 29
Table 14: Angola, Marketed Equity Weighted Natural Gas Production, by Company (MMcf), 2002-2009 30
Table 15: Angola, Market Share (%) based on Marketed Equity Weighted Natural Gas Production, 2002-2009 31
Table 16: Angola, Marketed Natural Gas Production (MMcf), Forecast by Assets, 2010- 2015 32
Table 17: Angola, Active Gas Field Asset Details 32
Table 18: Angola, Planned Gas Field Asset Details 32
Table 19: Angola, Number of Gas Discoveries, 2004-2009 33
Table 20: Angola, Gas Discovery Details, 2004-2009 33
Table 21: Angola FPSO Industry, FPSO Gas Production Capacities, 2009 38
Table 22: Angola FPSO Industry, FPSO Vessel Specifications, 2009 38
Table 23: Angola, Pipeline Key Statistics, 2009 39
Table 24: Angola, Natural Gas Pipeline Length by Company (Km), 2009 39
Table 25: Angola, Natural Gas Pipelines, 2009 41
Table 26: Angola Total Liquefaction Capacity (Million Tonnes), 2000-2015 42
Table 27: Angola Liquefaction Capacity, by Company (Million Tonnes), 2000-2015 43
Table 28: Angola, Liquefaction Capacity (Million Tonnes), 2000-2015 43
Table 29: TOTAL S.A., Key Facts 44
Table 30: TOTAL S.A., SWOT Analysis 49
Table 31: Exxon Mobil Corporation, Key Facts 54
Table 32: Exxon Mobil Corporation, SWOT Analysis 60
Table 33: Sonangol E.P., Key Facts 66
Table 34: In Total, Chevron, BP And Sonagas Acquires Interest Angola LNG Project 68
Table 35: Eni Angola Exploration Acquires Minority Stake In Angola LNG From Gas Natural 69
Table 36: Petroleum Enters Into Joint Venture With Giraul Petroleum 70
Table 37: Eni Partners With Sonangol 71
Table 38: ConocoPhillips Enters Into A Licensing Agreement With Angola LNG 72
Table 39: Eni Signs A Production Sharing Contract With Sonangol 73
Table 40: Mwana Africa Enters Into A Joint Venture With Energy Equity 74
Table 41: Energy Enters Into Partnership With Pioneer Natural Resources 75
Table 42: Sells Its 20% Working Interest In Angola Block 32 To Sonangol 76
Table 43: Lacula Oil Company Agrees To Farm-Out 5% Interest In Cabinda Onshore South Block To Cuba Petroleo 77
Table 44: Petropars Receives An Approval To Acquire 10% Interest In Cabinda North License From InterOil Exploration and Production 78
Table 45: Roc Oil To Farm-Out 45% Interest In Its Cabinda Onshore South Block In Angola 79
Table 46: Afren Acquires Interest In Ghana And Angola From Devon Energy 80
Table 47: Petroleum Exploration Acquires Four Oil Exploration Licenses In West Africa 81
Table 48: Total Acquires 30% Interest In Block 17/06 And 15% Interest In Block 15/06 82
Table 49: Afren Acquires 5% Stake In Exploration Block In Onshore Angola 83
Table 50: Tullow Oil Acquires Block 24 Offshore 84
Table 51: Oil Acquires 15% Interest In Block 10 Offshore Angola From Sonangol 85
Table 52: Maersk Olie Acquires 50% Interest In Block 16 Offshore Angola 86

List of Chart


Figure 1: Angola, Energy Sector Split By Fuel Type, 2009 10
Figure 2: Angola, Natural Gas Production And Consumption (Billion Cubic Feet), 1996-2020 13
Figure 3: Angola, Historic and Forecast Exports of Natural Gas, 1996-2020 15
Figure 4: Angola, Natural Gas Reserves (Billion Cubic Feet), 1996-2009 17
Figure 5: West Africa, Country Standings, Upstream Fiscal Attractiveness, July 2010 19
Figure 6: West Africa, Country Standings, Gas Sector Performance, by Reserves-Exploration & Production, July 2010 21
Figure 7: West Africa, Country Standings, Gas Sector Performance, by Production & Consumption, July 2010 22
Figure 8: West Africa, Country Standings, Exploration Blocks Awarded, July 2010 23
Figure 9: West Africa, Country Standings, Economic Performance, July 2010 25
Figure 10: West Africa, Country Standings, Socio-Political Performance, July 2010 27
Figure 11: Angola, Natural Gas Assets Map, 2009 28
Figure 12: Angola, Total Marketed Natural Gas Production (MMcf), 2002-2009 29
Figure 13: Angola, Marketed Equity Weighted Natural Gas Production, by Company (MMcf), 2002-2009 30
Figure 14: Angola, Market Share (%) based on Marketed Equity Weighted Natural Gas Production, 2002-2009 31
Figure 15: Angola, Number of Gas Discoveries, 2004- 2009 33
Figure 16: Angola, Natural Gas Pipeline Length by Company (Km), 2009 40
Figure 17: Angola Total Liquefaction Capacity (Million Tonnes), 2000-2015 42

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