Dar Petroleum Operating Company

A consortium of China National Petroleum Corporation (41 percent), Petronas (40 percent), Nilepet (8 percent), Sinopec (6 percent) and Tri-Ocean Energy (5 percent), DPOC is an exploration and production company based in Juba and operating Blocks 3 and 7 in the Melut Basin. Dar Petroleum is the only oil and gas consortium currently producing oil at any significant volumes in South Sudan. Its fields have a capacity of 175,000 barrels per day, with a potential of up to 240,000 barrels per day. The company is currently producing about 110,000 barrels per day.