General Information::  ::

Organisation Type/Location: Organisation in Saudi Arabia
Nick name/Abbrev.: OAPEC
Business Sector(s): Oil and Gas – Oil and Gas (General)
Nature of Business ::  ::
OAPEC, the Organisation of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries, was created in order to facilitate co-operation between member Arab countries on petroleum industry matters. The technical and economic departments of OAPEC comprise the Arab Centre for Energy Studies. OAPEC is the sponsor of:

  • AMPTC – Arab Maritime Petroleum Transport Company
  • APICORP – Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation
  • APSC – Arab Petroleum Services Company
  • Arab Drilling and Workover Company
  • Arab Geophysical Exploration Services Company
  • Arab Well Logging Company
  • Arab Petroleum Training Institute
  • Arab Shipbuilding and Repair Yard Company

Membership is open to all Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries. Currently there are 10 member countries including Algeria, Egypt, Libya.