Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC), a state-owned company, shoulders the management of hydrocarbon products in Kuwait and abroad, as well as planning strategic directions of marketing, selling and transportation activities of refined and crude oil products to major global markets. Through its subsidiaries, and as a vital part of the global link of the energy supply industry, KPC contributes to meeting the world's urgent needs of oil and gas products. In this regard, KPC's duties include the activities of producing, exploring, refining, transporting and marketing precious natural resources in Kuwait and abroad.
KPC's duties include the activities of producing, exploring, refining, transporting and marketing precious natural resources in Kuwait and abroad.
Kuwait Oil Company's Responsibilities under the KPC's Umbrella involve the exploration, drilling and production of oil and gas within the State of Kuwait. The Company is also involved in the storage of crude oil and delivery to tankers for export.
KNPC is responsible for Kuwait's three largest refineries.
The Kuwait Gulf Oil Company is responsible for the management of Kuwait’s share of the natural resources in Wafra Joint Operations located in the divided zone (DZ), and Khafji Joint Operations located near Khafji, Saudi Arabia, that straddles the border between the State of Kuwait and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The two countries share the reserves equally, working together to extract, refine and market them for mutual benefit.