TABLE-Winners of 16 new onshore energy blocks in Myanmar


Oct 11 (Reuters) - Following is a table listing the winners

of 16 onshore energy blocks awarded in Myanmar, according to the

energy ministry.

Production Sharing Contracts:

No Block/Area Company awarded

1 B-2 (Zebyutaung-Nandaw) ONGC Videsh, India

2 K (Yamethin) Eni, Italy

3 O (Pathein) Petroleum Exploration, Pakistan

4 EP-1 (Kyaukkyi-Mindon) Brunei National Petroleum

5 EP-3 (Thegon-Shwegu) ONGC Videsh, India

6 IOR-5 (Htantabin) Petronas, Malaysia

7 C-1 (Indaw-Yenan) Pacific Hunt Energy, Canada

8 H (Taungoo-Pyinmana) Pacific Hunt Energy, Canada

9 J (Mawlamyine) Petroleum Exploration, Pakistan

10 MOGE-4 (Myintha) CAOG S.a.r.l., Luxembourg

11 EP-4 (Mayaman) JSOC Bashneft, Russia

12 RSF-5 (Ondwe) Eni, Italy

13 MOGE-3 PTTEP South Asia Ltd. + Palang

(Padaukpin-Natmi) Sophon Offshore, Thailand

Petroleum Recovery Contracts:

No Block/Area Company awarded

14 IOR-4 (Pyay) MPRL E & P Pte, British Virgin Isl.

15 IOR-6 (Myanaung) MPRL E & P Pte, British Virgin Isl.

16 IOR-7 (Shwepyitha) Petronas, Malaysia


- With a total of $13.6 billion from 64 projects, the oil

and gas sector has attracted the largest share of total foreign

investment in Myanmar

- Myanmar exported $3.7 billion worth of gas mainly to

neighbouring Thailand in the 2012-2013 (April/March) fiscal

year, up from $3.5 billion in 2011-2012 and $2.4 billion in


- Proceeds from the sale of gas are expected to climb later

this fiscal year following the start of operations of a pipeline

from western Rakhine state on the Bay of Bengal to China.

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