Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise

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Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise
Native name
မြန်မာ့ရေနံနှင့် သဘာဝဓါတ်ငွေ့လုပ်ငန်း
IndustryOil and gas industry
Founded1963; 56 years ago (1963)
Natural gas
Petroleum products
OwnerMyanmar Government

Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise (Burmese: မြန်မာ့ရေနံနှင့် သဘာဝဓါတ်ငွေ့လုပ်ငန်း; abbreviated MOGE) is a national oil and gas company of Myanmar. It was established in 1963.


Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise was established in 1963 after nationalisation of the Burmese petroleum industry. The nationalised assets of Burmah Oil Company were amalgamated to MOGE .[1][2]

The company is a sole operator of oil and gas exploration and production, as well as domestic gas transmission through a 1,200 miles (1,900 km) onshore pipeline grid.[1][3]

MOGE is a partner in the Yadana natural gas pipeline project, operated by Total S.A., a French energy group. Other partners in the project include; Chevron Corporation, a United States-based company; PTT, a Thai state-owned oil and gas company.[4][5] The stakeholders and their respective stakes in the project are:

  1. Total S.A.: 31.2%
  2. Chevron Corporation: 28.3%
  3. PTT Public Company Limited: 25.5%
  4. Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise: 15%

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  1. ^ a b "Oil and Gas in Myanmar". Total S.A. Archived from the original on 12 December 2003. Retrieved 20 January 2009.
  2. ^ U Kyaw Nyein. "Country Report for Myanmar" (PDF). Ministry of Energy. Archived from the original (PDF) on 1 May 2011. Retrieved 20 January 2009.
  3. ^ Ye Lwin (21 July 2008). "Oil and gas ranks second largest FDI at $3.24 billion". The Myanmar Times. Archived from the original on 4 January 2010. Retrieved 20 January 2009.
  4. ^ Environment News Service. "Unocal Settles Out of Court With Myanmar Villagers". Retrieved 18 December 2007.
  5. ^ "Total says Myanmar operation unaffected by cyclone". Reuters. 6 May 2008. Retrieved 18 December 2007.

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