Trisha Shetty

Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation

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Industry  Oil and gas industry
Owner  Ministry of Petroleum
Headquarters  Cairo
Website  www.egpc.com.eg
Founded  1956
Type  Limited company
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Products  Petroleum Natural gas Petroleum products
Subsidiaries  Enppi, Petroleum Air Services, Petrojet

The Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) (Arabic: الهيئة المصرية العامة للبترول‎‎) is a national oil company of Egypt.

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History

The company was established in 1956 with its headquarters in Cairo. At the foundation stage it was named General Petroleum Authority. It was renamed as Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation in 1962.

Structure

EGPC owns 70% of shares in the Egyptian Natural Gas Company, as well as a 75% stake in the petroleum-industry support airline Petroleum Air Services (the remaining 25% being held by the British firm Bristow Group).

It also owns a stake in the East Mediterranean Gas Company.

References

Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation Wikipedia


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