In order to meet the energy requirements of Pakistan, Mari Petroleum Company Limited (MPCL) has ventured into bold, extensive and vigorous Geological and Geophysical activities since its expansion into exploration business in the year 2001.

Ever since, MPCL has aggressively been involved in the main frame upstream exploration business by well-coordinated teamwork and strategic partnerships with local and international Exploration & Production Companies in order to tap indigenous hydrocarbon resources of the country.

Exploration Department of the Company is manned by highly skilled professionals having diversified experience and equipped with state of the art evaluation software’s. The Company has established its own Geo Data Centre having large G&G database.

Presently, the Company operates in 11 exploration licenses (E.Ls) and 7 Development and Production Leases (D&PLs) and has Working Interest in 6 non-operated E.Ls  and 4 D&PLs.

As an Operator, MPCL has exploratory wells success ratio of 72.7%, which became possible by tireless working of its G&G professionals team. MPCL embarked not only upon proven reservoir plays but also introduced the new reservoir play concepts like Pirkoh Limestone in Mari Field and Dunghan Limestone in Ziarat Block in Balochistan Province. Success Ratio of MPCL as compared to other E&P companies.

Success Ratio of MPCL as compared to other E&P companies

Name of Company No. of Exploratory Wells No. of discoveries Success Ratio (%)
MPCL 33 24 72.7
Other E&P companies 1027 398 38.7


Being one of the largest petroleum exploration and production companies in Pakistan, we visualize the earth as something beautiful and mysterious, for it has so many secrets to reveal.

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21, Mauve Area, 3rd Road,
G-10/4, Islamabad, Pakistan
Contact Information for investor related queries / grievances:
Mr. Muhammad Sajjad (Manager Corporate Affairs)
Tel: +92-51-111-410-410 (Ext. 483), Email: Muhammad.Sajjad@mpcl.com.pk