Kuwait Gas Markets, 2013

Kuwait Gas Markets, 2013

Kuwait Gas Markets, 2013

Summary

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 Kuwait. 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 and LNG terminals) in Kuwait. The report compares the investment environment in Kuwait with other countries in the region. The profiles of the major companies operating in the natural gas sector in Kuwait 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 2000-2020.
- Historical and forecast data and information for all the major gas fields, Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) Terminals and pipelines in Kuwait for the period 2005-2017.
- Operator and equity details for major natural gas assets in Kuwait.
- Key information relating to market regulations, key energy assets and the key companies operating in the Kuwait’s energy industry.
- Information on the top companies in the Kuwait 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 country’s 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 competitor’s 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 5
1.2 List of Figures 6
2 Kuwait Energy Sector 7
2.1 Kuwait Energy Sector, Market Overview 7
2.2 Kuwait Energy Sector, Natural Gas 7
2.2.1 Kuwait Natural Gas, Overview 7
2.2.2 Kuwait Natural Gas, Supply and Demand Balance 8
2.2.3 Kuwait Natural Gas, Regulatory Structure 11
2.2.4 Kuwait Natural Gas, Infrastructure 11
3 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector 12
3.1 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Country Snapshot 12
3.1.1 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Key Data 12
3.1.2 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Natural Gas Assets Map 12
3.1.3 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas-Historical Production by Type 13
3.1.4 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas Production by Assets 14
3.1.5 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Market Share based on Marketed Natural Gas Production 14
3.2 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Production Forecast 14
3.2.1 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Marketed Natural Gas Production Forecast 14
3.3 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Natural Gas Asset Details 15
3.3.1 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Active Natural Gas Asset Details 15
3.3.2 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Planned Natural Gas Asset Details 15
3.4 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Major Gas Discoveries 15
3.4.1 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Number of Major Gas Discoveries 15
3.4.2 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Major Gas Discovery Details 16
3.5 Kuwait Exploration and Production Sector, Recent Discoveries 16
3.5.1 Jul 15, 2013: Kuwait Discovers Oil And Gas In Kabed Field Area 16
4 Kuwait Pipeline Sector 17
4.1 Kuwait Pipeline Sector, Key Data 17
4.2 Kuwait Pipeline Sector, An Overview 17
4.3 Kuwait Pipeline Sector, Natural Gas Pipeline Companies 17
4.4 Kuwait Pipeline Sector, Natural Gas Pipelines 18
5 Kuwait LNG Sector 19
5.1 Kuwait LNG Sector, Key Data 19
5.2 Kuwait LNG Sector, Regasification 19
5.2.1 Kuwait LNG Sector, Regasification, Total Regasification Capacity 19
5.2.2 Kuwait LNG Sector, Regasification Capacity Market Share by Company 20
5.2.3 Kuwait LNG Sector, Regasification Capacity by Terminal 21
6 Profile of Kuwait Oil Company 22
6.1 Kuwait Oil Company, Key Information 22
6.2 Kuwait Oil Company, Company Overview 22
6.3 Kuwait Oil Company, Business Description 22
6.3.1 Business Overview 22
6.4 Kuwait Oil Company, SWOT Analysis 24
6.4.1 Overview 24
6.4.2 Kuwait Oil Company Strengths 24
6.4.3 Kuwait Oil Company Weaknesses 25
6.4.4 Kuwait Oil Company Opportunities 25
6.4.5 Kuwait Oil Company Threats 26
7 Profile of Kuwait Petroleum Corporation 28
7.1 Kuwait Petroleum Corporation, Key Information 28
7.2 Kuwait Petroleum Corporation, Company Overview 28
7.3 Kuwait Petroleum Corporation, Business Description 28
7.3.1 Business Overview 28
7.3.2 Exploration and Production 29
7.3.3 Other Businesses 30
7.3.4 Petrochemicals and Chemicals 30
7.3.5 Refining and Marketing 31
7.4 Kuwait Petroleum Corporation, SWOT Analysis 31
7.4.1 Overview 31
7.4.2 Kuwait Petroleum Corporation Strengths 32
7.4.3 Kuwait Petroleum Corporation Weaknesses 33
7.4.4 Kuwait Petroleum Corporation Opportunities 34
7.4.5 Kuwait Petroleum Corporation Threats 35
8 Profile of Kuwait National Petroleum Company 36
8.1 Kuwait National Petroleum Company, Key Information 36
8.2 Kuwait National Petroleum Company, Company Overview 36
8.3 Kuwait National Petroleum Company, Business Description 36
8.3.1 Business Overview 36
8.4 Kuwait National Petroleum Company, SWOT Analysis 37
8.4.1 Overview 37
8.4.2 Kuwait National Petroleum Company Strengths 38
8.4.3 Kuwait National Petroleum Company Weaknesses 38
8.4.4 Kuwait National Petroleum Company Opportunities 39
8.4.5 Kuwait National Petroleum Company Threats 40
9 Financial Deals Landscape 41
9.1 Detailed Deal Summary 41
9.1.1 Acquisition 41
9.1.2 Partnerships 45
9.1.3 Asset Transactions 46
10 Recent Developments 47
10.1 Strategy and Business Expansion 47
10.1.1 May 07, 2013: KGOC And Saudi Arabian Chevron Sign Contract To Revamp Wafra Gathering Center 47
10.1.2 Feb 19, 2013: PEPA And KUFPEC Sign MoU For Cooperation In Oil Exploration And Production 47
10.2 Other Significant Developments 47
10.2.1 Aug 19, 2013: Aminex Provides Update on its Activity in Tanzania 47
10.2.2 May 08, 2013: BPZ Energy Provides Operations Update 49
10.2.3 Mar 11, 2013: India And Kuwait To Endeavor Finalizing Joint Venture Projects In Oil And Gas Sector 49
10.2.4 Nov 05, 2012: Kuwait To Invest $100 Billion On Oil Projects In Next Five Years 50
10.2.5 Oct 15, 2012: KUFPEC Signs JATI Block Agreements In Pakistan 50
10.2.6 Sep 19, 2012: KUFPEC And KPC Sign MoU With Pakistan Government 51
11 Appendix 52
11.1 Abbreviations 52
11.2 Methodology 52
11.2.1 Coverage 52
11.2.2 Secondary Research 53
11.2.3 Primary Research 53
11.3 Contact Us 53
11.4 Disclaimer 54



List of Tables


Table 1: Kuwait, Historic and Forecast Production and Consumption of Natural Gas, bcf, 2000-2020 8
Table 2: Kuwait, Historic Reserves of Natural Gas, tcf, 2000-2012 10
Table 3: Kuwait, Key Statistics, 2013 12
Table 4: Kuwait, Marketed Natural Gas Production (%) by Type, 2003-2012 13
Table 5: Kuwait, Marketed Natural Gas Production (mmcf), by Major Assets, 2003-2012 14
Table 6: Kuwait, Market Share (%) of Key Companies based on Marketed Natural Gas Production, 2003-2012 14
Table 7: Kuwait, Marketed Natural Gas Production (mmcf), Forecast by Major Assets, 2013-2017 14
Table 8: Kuwait, Active Gas Field Asset Details 15
Table 9: Kuwait, Planned Gas Field Asset Details 15
Table 10: Kuwait, Number of Major Gas Discoveries, 2007-2012 15
Table 11: Kuwait, Major Gas Discovery Details, 2007-2012 16
Table 12: Kuwait, Pipeline Key Statistics, Dec 2013 17
Table 13: Kuwait, Natural Gas Pipeline Length by Company (km), Dec 2013 17
Table 14: Kuwait, Natural Gas Pipelines, Dec 2013 18
Table 15: Kuwait, LNG Key Statistics, Dec 2013 19
Table 16: Kuwait, Total Regasification Capacity (bcf), 2005-2017 19
Table 17: Kuwait, Regasification Capacity by Company (bcf), 2005-2017 20
Table 18: Kuwait, Regasification Capacity (bcf), 2005-2017 21
Table 19: Kuwait Oil Company, Key Facts 22
Table 20: Kuwait Oil Company, SWOT Analysis 24
Table 21: Kuwait Petroleum Corporation, Key Facts 28
Table 22: Kuwait Petroleum Corporation, SWOT Analysis 32
Table 23: Kuwait National Petroleum Company, Key Facts 36
Table 24: Kuwait National Petroleum Company, SWOT Analysis 37
Table 25: Qatar First Investment To Invest US$150 Million In Kuwait Energy 41
Table 26: PetroChina Plans To Acquire Oil And Gas Companies In Central Asia, East Africa, Australia And Canada 42
Table 27: MENA Hydrocarbons Completes Acquisition Of Mideast Energy For US$0.85 Million 43
Table 28: Qatar First Investment Acquires Stake In Kuwait Energy 44
Table 29: Sonatrach Plans To Form Partnership With Shell And Exxon Mobil 45
Table 30: DNO International Plans To Acquire Oil Assets In The Middle East 46



List of Figures

Figure 1: Kuwait, Primary Energy Consumption Split by Fuel Type, 2012 7
Figure 2: Kuwait, Historic and Forecast Production and Consumption of Natural Gas, bcf, 2000-2020 9
Figure 3: Kuwait, Natural Gas Reserves, tcf, 2000-2012 10
Figure 4: Kuwait, Natural Gas Assets Map, Dec 2013 12
Figure 5: Kuwait, Marketed Natural Gas Production (%) by Type, 2003-2012 13
Figure 6: Kuwait, Number of Major Gas Discoveries, 2007-2012 16
Figure 7: Kuwait, Regasification Capacity (bcf), 2005-2017 20
Figure 8: Kuwait, Regasification Capacity by Company (bcf), 2005-2017 21



Companies Mentioned

Kuwait Oil Company
Kuwait Petroleum Corporation
Kuwait National Petroleum Company