Mission

To serve as an environment friendly, high-tech, productive and innovative company and to recruit national subterranean resources to the national economy.

Oil and Gas in Turkey

Oil Statistics
Oil Production in 2007: 2,1 million tonnes (1.4 of TPAO & 0.7 of private companies)
Oil Consumption in 2007 31 million tonnes
Total Proved Reserves: 979 million tonnes
Total Recoverable Reserves: 167 million tonnes
Cumulative Production: 128,5 million tonnes
Remaining Recoverable Reserves: 38,7 million tonnes
Number of Wells: 3.458 (2,227 of TPAO & 1,231 of private companies)
Exploration Licence Holders: 45 (25 of foreign & 20 of Turkish companies)
Exploration Licences: 391 (239 of private companies & 152 of TPAO)
Production Lease Holders: 10 (7 foreign and 3 Turkish companies)
Production Leases: 68 (21 of private companies and 47 of TPAO)

Sources: General Directorate of Petroleum Affairs & Turkish Petroleum Pipeline Corporation (BOTAS)

  • Oil & Gas Fields in Turkey

Natural Gas Statistics
Gas Production in 2007: 893 million m3 (68% m3 of private companies and 32% of TPAO)
Total Proved Reserves: 21.8 bcm
Total Recoverable Reserves: 16.4 bcm
Cumulative Production: 9.6 bcm
Remaining Recoverable Reserves: 6.8 bcm
Natural Gas and LNG Imports in 2007: 30.7 bcm
Russia (% 63.7 - 19.6 bcm)
Iran (% 18.4 - 5.7 bcm)
Algeria (% 13.6 - 4.2 bcm)
Nigeria (% 4.3 - 1.2 bcm)

Sources: General Directorate of Petroleum Affairs & Turkish Petroleum Pipeline Corporation (BOTAS)

  • Oil & Gas Wells in Turkey