2018 Oil & Gas Upstream Industry Report


This report provides information on the Nigerian Oil & Gas (Upstream) Industry (“the Industry”) with special attention on the following:

  • Overview of global Oil & Gas (Upstream) Industry
  • Overview of the Nigerian Oil & Gas (Upstream) Industry
  • Industry structure with a focus on the different contractual arrangements
  • The regulatory and policy environment and its impact on the Industry
  • Industry economics, inherent risks and opportunities within the Industry
  • Industry outlook

The report specifically covers the interplay between global oil supply and demand and its impact on crude oil prices; crude oil price trends and its drivers; regulatory issues and outlook; competition analysis and key success factors; key risks and investment opportunities.

Questions your report answers

  • The report provides insights and answers to a number of key issues including:
  • Key trends in the global oil & gas industry
  • Crude oil price drivers and outlook
  • Data on rig, drilling and well activities
  • The passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill and its impact on the Industry and the regulatory outlook for the Industry
  • The Industry’s economics and outlook on its financial condition
  • Key risks, mitigants and opportunities in the Industry
  • Our assigned risk rating and outlook for the Industry in the near term

 Source of Information

The data and other information were obtained from a combination of primary and secondary sources. The primary sources of information include face-to-face and telephone interviews with industry operators and regulators. Secondary sources of information include third-party research papers, industry and trade associations, other print and electronic media.

Target Users

  • The following audience has been taken into consideration in compiling the report:
  • Bankers and financiers who wish to access the creditworthiness of the Industry
  • Industry operators