Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company

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State of Kuwait
Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company (KUFPEC)
الشركة الكويتية للاستكشافات البترولية الخارجية
Agency overview
Headquarters Al Asimah
Coordinates: 29°20′53″N 47°56′38″E / 29.34806°N 47.94389°E / 29.34806; 47.94389
Agency executives
Parent agency Kuwait Petroleum Corporation
Website http://www.kufpec.com

Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company (KUFPEC) (Arabic: الشركة الكويتية للاستكشافات البترولية الخارجية) was established in 1981 under the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation as a subsidiary company. It is empowered to undertake crude oil and natural gas exploration, development, and production operations outside Kuwait.

Since 1984, KUFPEC acquired petroleum concessions for discovery and development in Bahrain, Tunisia, Egypt, China and Indonesia. Today KUFPEC operates in several locations of Australia, Africa, Asia, and Middle East.

KUFPEC head office building is located in Administrative Shuwaikh Area in Kuwait, and has four international area offices in Australia, Tunisia, Pakistan, and Indonesia.

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