Developing Qatar’s Energy Resources for the World
Qatar Petroleum (QP), formerly Qatar General Petroleum Corporation, is a state-owned public corporation established by Emiri Decree No. 10 in 1974. It is responsible for all phases of the oil and gas industry in Qatar.
The principal activities of QP, its subsidiaries and joint ventures are the exploration, production and sale of crude oil, natural gas and gas liquids and refined products, production and sale of petrochemicals, fuel additives, fertilizers, liquefied natural gas (LNG), steel, aluminium, chartering of helicopters, underwriting insurance and other services. The principal place of business of QP is the State of Qatar.
QP’s strategy of conducting hydrocarbon exploration and development are through Exploration and Production Sharing Agreements (EPSA) and Development and Production Sharing Agreements (DPSA) concluded with major international oil and gas companies.
The operations and activities of QP are conducted at various onshore locations, including Doha, Dukhan and the Mesaieed and Ras Laffan Industrial Cities, as well as offshore areas, including Halul Island, offshore production stations, drilling platforms and the North Field.
Thriving on a spirit of enterprise, our joint ventures are underpinned by transparency, innovation and high standards of quality and service. At QP, we are committed to one thing above all: Excellence.
For more information, please visit www.qp.com.qa.