Somalia Petroleum Corporation

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Somalia Petroleum Corporation
Government-owned firm
IndustryOil & gas
Key people
Hussein Ali Ahmed (Managing Director)[1]
Patrick Mollière, Head of Aldric Global of Singapore (Advisor)[2]
J. Jay Park, Norton Rose Canada (Advisor)[2]
OwnerFederal Government of Somalia

The Somalia Petroleum Corporation (SPC), also known as the Somalia Petroleum Company,[2] is a hydrocarbon exploration and production firm based in Mogadishu, Somalia. It was established in 2007, following the passing of the Somalia Petroleum Law by the Transitional Federal Government.[3] The Somalia Petroleum Corporation is owned by the Federal Government of Somalia, and falls under the authority of the national Ministry of Natural Resources.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Doya, David Malingha (8 August 2013). "Soma Oil & Gas May Invest $20 Million to Survey War-Torn Somalia". Businessweek. Retrieved 28 May 2014.
  2. ^ a b c "Ministry petroleum team set up". The Indian Ocean Newsletter. 19 February 2013. Retrieved 27 May 2014.
  3. ^ "Somalia Petroleum Law" (PDF). Transitional Federal Government of Somalia. Retrieved 3 June 2014.