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Gas Market Outlook in Bangladesh, 2010

Published By :

GlobalData

Published Date : Aug 2010

Category :

Natural Gas

No. of Pages : 92 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 Bangladesh. 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 Bangladesh. The report compares the investment environment in Bangladesh with other countries in the region. The profiles of the major companies operating in the natural gas sector in Bangladesh 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 Bangladesh for the period 2000-2013.
  • Operator and equity details for major natural gas assets in Bangladesh.
  • Key information relating to market regulations, key energy assets and the key companies operating in the Bangladeshs energy industry.
  • Information on the top companies in the Bangladesh 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 Bangladesh Energy Sector 10
2.1 Bangladesh Energy Sector, Market Overview 10
2.2 Bangladesh Energy Sector, Natural Gas 11
2.2.1 Bangladesh Natural Gas, Overview 11
2.2.2 Bangladesh Natural Gas, Supply and Demand Balance 11
2.2.3 Bangladesh Natural Gas, Regulatory Structure 15
2.2.4 Bangladesh Natural Gas, Infrastructure 16

3 Bangladesh Gas Upstream Investment Environment Benchmarking 17
3.1 Introduction 17
3.2 The Overall Ranking 17
3.3 Upstream Fiscal Attractiveness 18
3.3.1 Maximum Government Take Index 19
3.3.2 Maximum State Participation 19
3.4 Gas Sector Performance 19
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 Bangladesh Exploration and Production Sector 28
4.1 Bangladesh Exploration and Production Sector, Country Snapshot 28
4.1.1 Bangladesh Exploration and Production Sector, Key Data 28
4.1.2 Bangladesh Exploration and Production Sector, Natural Gas Assets Map 28
4.2 Bangladesh Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas Production 29
4.2.1 Bangladesh Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas-Historical Production 29
4.2.2 Bangladesh Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas Production by Type 30
4.2.3 Bangladesh Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas Production by Assets 31
4.2.4 Bangladesh Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Equity Weighted Natural Gas Production by Company 32
4.2.5 Bangladesh Exploration and Production Sector, Market Share based on Marketed Equity Weighted Natural Gas Production 33
4.3 Bangladesh Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas Forecasts 34
4.3.1 Bangladesh Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas Forecasted Production 34
4.4 Bangladesh Exploration And Production Sector, Natural Gas Asset Details 35
4.4.1 Bangladesh Exploration And Production Sector, Active Natural Gas Asset Details 35
4.4.2 Bangladesh Exploration And Production Sector, Planned Natural Gas Asset Details 36
4.5 Bangladesh Exploration And Production Sector, Major Gas Discoveries 36
4.5.1 Bangladesh Exploration And Production Sector, Number of Gas Discoveries, 2004- 2009 36
4.5.2 Bangladesh Exploration And Production Sector, Gas Discovery Details 37
4.6 Bangladesh Exploration And Production Sector, Recent Discoveries 38
4.6.1 Sep 23, 2009: Chevron Discovers New Gas Field In Sylhet, Bangladesh 38
4.7 Bangladesh Exploration And Production Sector,Drilling and Production Updates 38
4.7.1 Jun 16, 2010: Cairn Energy Shuts Production At Sangu Gas Field, Offshore Bangladesh 38
4.7.2 Jun 01, 2010: Chevron, GS Caltex To Drill Bangladesh's Gas Field In October 2010 38
4.7.3 May 05, 2010: Niko Resources Halts Gas Production In Bangladesh Over Non Payment 39
4.7.4 Dec 19, 2009: Chevron To Drill Exploratory Well In Block-7, Offshore Bangladesh 39
4.7.5 Oct 05, 2009: Chevron To Begin Gas Exploration At Block-7 In Bangladesh 40

5 Bangladesh Pipeline Sector 41
5.1 Bangladesh Pipeline Sector, Key Data 41
5.2 Bangladesh Pipeline Sector, An Overview 41
5.3 Bangladesh Pipeline Sector, Natural Gas Pipeline Companies 41
5.4 Bangladesh Pipeline Sector, Natural Gas Pipelines 42

6 Bangladesh LNG Sector 47
6.1 Bangladesh LNG Sector, Regasification 47
6.1.1 Bangladesh LNG Sector, Regasification, Total Regasification Capacity 47
6.1.2 Bangladesh LNG Gas Sector, Capacity- Wise Market Share by Company 48
6.1.3 Bangladesh LNG Sector, Regasification Capacity by Terminal 48

7 Profile of Chevron Corporation 49
7.1 Chevron Corporation, Key Information 49
7.2 Chevron Corporation, Company Overview 49
7.3 Chevron Corporation, Business Description 49
7.3.1 Business Overview 49
7.3.2 Chemicals 50
7.3.3 Downstream 50
7.3.4 Others 52
7.3.5 Upstream Segment 53
7.4 Chevron Corporation, SWOT Analysis 55
7.4.1 Overview 55
7.4.2 Chevron Corporation Strengths 56
7.4.3 Chevron Corporation Weaknesses 57
7.4.4 Chevron Corporation Opportunities 57
7.4.5 Chevron Corporation Threats 58

8 Profile of ConocoPhillips 60
8.1 ConocoPhillips, Key Information 60
8.2 ConocoPhillips, Company Overview 60
8.3 ConocoPhillips, Business Description 60
8.3.1 Business Overview 60
8.3.2 Chemicals 61
8.3.3 Emerging Businesses 61
8.3.4 Exploration and Production 62
8.3.5 LUKOIL Investment 64
8.3.6 Midstream 64
8.3.7 Refining, Marketing and Transportation 65
8.4 ConocoPhillips, SWOT Analysis 66
8.4.1 Overview 66
8.4.2 ConocoPhillips Strengths 67
8.4.3 ConocoPhillips Weaknesses 68
8.4.4 ConocoPhillips Opportunities 69
8.4.5 ConocoPhillips Threats 70

9 Profile of Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation 72
9.1 Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation, Key Information 72
9.2 Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation, Company Overview 72
9.3 Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation, Business Description 72
9.3.1 Business Overview 72

10 Financial Deals Landscape 75
10.1 Detailed Deal Summary 75
10.1.1 Asset Transactions 75

11 Recent Developments 77
11.1 License Rounds 77
11.1.1 Jan 25, 2010: Bangladesh To Invite Tenders For $1 Billion Worth LNG Terminal 77
11.1.2 Oct 09, 2009: Bangladesh Plans To Invite Tenders For Onshore Gas Blocks 78
11.2 License Awards 79
11.2.1 Aug 24, 2009: ConocoPhillips, Tullow Win Exploration Rights For Offshore Blocks In Bangladesh 79
11.3 Strategy and Business Expansion 79
11.3.1 Oct 13, 2009: Bangladesh Petroleum To Construct $132 Million Submarine Pipeline 79
11.4 Other Significant Developments 79
11.4.1 Jul 15, 2010: BGFCL Begins Work-Over Of Titas Well 12 In Bangladesh 79
11.4.2 Jul 11, 2010: Petrobangla To Lay Gas Pipeline For Chevron Gas 80
11.4.3 Jun 17, 2010: Cairn Energy Resumes Production At Sangu Gas Field, Offshore Bangladesh 80
11.4.4 May 20, 2010: Cairn Energy Provides Operations Update 80
11.4.5 Apr 19, 2010: Bangladesh To Import Qatari LNG 84
11.4.6 Mar 26, 2010: ADB Lends $266 Million Loan To Bangladesh For Natural Gas Supply 84
11.4.7 Mar 11, 2010: Chevron Starts Gas Compression Station Installation At Muchai In Bangladesh 85
11.4.8 Feb 25, 2010: Bangladesh To Deploy Floating LNG Unit In 2010 86
11.4.9 Jan 31, 2010: Bangladesh Considers Deletion Of Export Provision From PSC-2008 86
11.4.10 Jan 28, 2010: Cairn Energy Provides Operations Update 86
11.4.11 Jan 23, 2010: Bapex To Start 3D Surveys In Bangladesh Gas Fields 88
11.4.12 Jan 11, 2010: Petrobangla To Import LNG To Meet Gas Shortage In Bangladesh 89

12 Appendix 90
12.1 Methodology 90
12.1.1 Coverage 90
12.1.2 Secondary Research 91
12.1.3 Primary Research 91
12.1.4 Midstream Forecasts 91
12.1.5 Expert Panel Validation 92
12.2 Contact Us 92
12.3 About GlobalData 92
12.4 Disclaimer 92

List of Table


Table 1: Bangladesh, Historic and Forecast Production and Consumption of Natural Gas, 1996-2020 11
Table 2: Bangladesh, Historic Reserves of Natural Gas, 1996-2009 13
Table 3: South Asia, Investment Benchmarking, Overall Country Rankings, July 2010 16
Table 4: South Asia, Investment Benchmarking, Upstream Fiscal Attractiveness, July 2010 17
Table 5: South Asia, Investment Benchmarking, Gas Sector Performance, July 2010 19
Table 6: South Asia, Investment Benchmarking, Economic Performance, July 2010 23
Table 7: South Asia, Country Standings, Economic Performance, July 2010 23
Table 8: South Asia, Investment Benchmarking, Socio-Political Performance, July 2010 25
Table 9: South Asia, Country Standings, Socio-Political Performance, July 2010 25
Table 10: Bangladesh, Natural Gas Key Statistics, 2009 27
Table 11: Bangladesh, Total Marketed Natural Gas Production (MMcf), 2002- 2009 28
Table 12: Bangladesh, Marketed Natural Gas Production by Type (MMcf), 2002- 2009 29
Table 13: Bangladesh, Marketed Natural Gas Production (MMcf), by Assets, 2002- 2009 30
Table 14: Bangladesh, Marketed Equity Weighted Natural Gas Production by Company (MMcf), 2002-2009 31
Table 15: Bangladesh, Market Share (%) based on Marketed Equity Weighted Natural Gas Production, 2002-2009 32
Table 16: Bangladesh, Marketed Natural Gas Production (MMcf), Forecast by Major Assets, 2010-2015 33
Table 17: Bangladesh, Active Gas Field Asset Details 34
Table 18: Bangladesh, Planned Gas Field Asset Details 35
Table 19: Bangladesh , Number of Gas Discoveries, 2004- 2009 35
Table 20: Bangladesh , Gas Discovery Details, 2004-2009 36
Table 21: Bangladesh, Pipeline Key Statistics, 2009 40
Table 22: Bangladesh, Natural Gas Pipeline Length by Company (Km), 2009 40
Table 23: Bangladesh, Natural Gas Pipelines, 2009 41
Table 24: Bangladesh, Natural Gas Pipelines, 2009 (Contd.1) 42
Table 25: Bangladesh, Natural Gas Pipelines, 2009 (Contd.2) 43
Table 26: Bangladesh, Natural Gas Pipelines, 2009 (Contd.3) 44
Table 27: Bangladesh, Natural Gas Pipelines, 2009 (Contd.4) 45
Table 28: Bangladesh, Total Regasification Capacity (Bcf), 2000-2015 46
Table 29: Bangladesh, Regasification Capacity by Company (Bcf), 2000-2015 47
Table 30: Bangladesh, Regasification Capacity (Bcf), 2000-2015 47
Table 31: Chevron Corporation, Key Facts 48
Table 32: Chevron Corporation, SWOT Analysis 54
Table 33: ConocoPhillips, Key Facts 59
Table 34: ConocoPhillips, SWOT Analysis 66
Table 35: Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation, Key Facts 71
Table 36: GS Caltex To Acquire 45% Interest In Block 7, Bangladesh 74
Table 37: PTT Exploration & Production Acquires 30% Stake In Blocks 17 and 18 From Total 75

List of Chart


Figure 1: Bangladesh, Energy Sector Split By Fuel Type, 2009 9
Figure 2: Bangladesh, Natural Gas Production And Consumption, Billion Cubic Feet, 1996-2020 12
Figure 3: Bangladesh, Natural Gas Reserves, Billion Cubic Feet, 1996-2009 14
Figure 4: South Asia, Country Standings, Upstream Fiscal Attractiveness, July 2010 18
Figure 5: South Asia, Country Standings, Gas Sector Performance, by Reserves-Exploration & Production, July 2010 20
Figure 6: South Asia, Country Standings, Gas Sector Performance, by Production & Consumption, July 2010 21
Figure 7: South Asia, Country Standings, Exploration Blocks Awarded, July 2010 22
Figure 8: South Asia, Country Standings, Economic Performance, July 2010 24
Figure 9: South Asia, Country Standings, Socio-Political Performance, July 2010 26
Figure 10: Bangladesh, Natural Gas Fields Map, 2009 27
Figure 11: Bangladesh, Total Marketed Natural Gas Production (MMcf), 2002- 2009 28
Figure 12: Bangladesh, Marketed Natural Gas Production by Type (MMcf), 2002- 2009 29
Figure 13: Bangladesh, Marketed Equity Weighted Natural Gas Production by Company (MMcf), 2002-2009 31
Figure 14: Bangladesh, Market Share (%) based on Marketed Equity Weighted Natural Gas Production, 2009 32
Figure 15: Bangladesh , Number of Gas Discoveries, 2004- 2009 36
Figure 16: Bangladesh, Total Regasification Capacity (Bcf), 2000-2015 46


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