Ropotamo gas field

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Country Bulgaria
Region Black Sea
Block Galata
Offshore/onshore offshore
Operator PetroCeltic
Field history
Discovery 1993
Start of development 1993
Start of production 2018
Current production of gas 11×10^6 m3/d
400×10^6 cu ft/d 4×10^9 m3/a (140×10^9 cu ft/a)
Estimated gas in place 40×10^9 m3
1.4×10^12 cu ft

The Ropotamo gas field natural gas field located on the continental shelf of the Black Sea. It was discovered in 1993 and developed by PetroCeltic. It will begin production in 2018 and produces natural gas and condensates. The total proven reserves of the Ropotamo gas field are around 1.4 trillion cubic feet (40 km³), and production is slated to be around 400 million cubic feet/day (11×106m³) in 2018.[1]


  1. ^ "Black Sea prospects". 2007-04-03. Retrieved 2014-04-17.