Exploration and Production

We have the capacity to produce 4 million barrels of oil, about 11 billion cubic feet of raw gas and over 1 billion cubic feet of sour gas per day, which places us among the largest energy producers in the world.

With due consideration of prevailing market conditions, we are constantly researching, developing and implementing innovative technologies and approaches that will enable us to maintain our position as one of the world’s lowest cost producers of oil and lowest carbon emitters in our industry.

The following ADNOC businesses are responsible for all aspects of oil and natural gas exploration, evaluation, development and production:


ADNOC Onshore is the leading onshore producer within ADNOC Group.


ADNOC Offshore is responsible for the development and delivery of oil and gas resources in Abu Dhabi waters.


ADNOC Drilling is the largest drilling company in the Middle East. It provides drilling support services, owns and operates an expansive fleet of rigs.

Sour Gas

ADNOC Sour Gas is a market leader in sour gas field development and a major international sulfur producer. We currently produce 1 billion standard cubic feet of gas per day.

Al Yasat Petroleum

Al Yasat Petroleum is ADNOC’s youngest operating company. It is the first joint venture between ADNOC and China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC).

Al Dhafra Petroleum

Al Dhafra Petroleum is an emerging upstream company that is focused on unlocking undeveloped oil and gas potential in the UAE.